Zen Pencils. AUNG SAN SUU KYI: Freedom from fear. Aung San Suu Kyi (Pronounced: Awn Sahn Sue Chee) (1945-) is an international icon for peace and the embodiment of the Burmese (now Myanmar) people’s fight for democracy after 50 years of oppressive military rule. She is the daughter of General Aung San, the leader of the fight for independence from the British, who was assassinated in 1947 (the same year he successfully led the independence movement).
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