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David Cameron calls for Burma sanctions to be suspended

Posted by Matthew Cooksey on April 14, 2012 at 3:35 AM

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BBC: David Cameron has become the first UK prime minister to visit Burma in more than 60 years after arriving in the capital Nay Pyi Taw. Following a meeting with pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who spent 15 years under house arrest during Burma's dictatorship. He called for the suspension of sanctions against the Burmese regime and also met President Thein Sein.

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