Release of Burma's 'The Lady' Aung San Suu Kyi Expected Soon

Beyond the Veil| It appears that Burma will release Aung San Suu Kyi, now that the junta in power has a civiliana face for the first time since it seized power in 1962.

The Burmese opposition leader and daughter of the man who led Burma’s fight against British colonial power and was assassinated when she was barely two, is expected to be released on Saturday.

Winner of the 1991 Nobel peace prize, Aung San Suu Kyi has been imprisoned or under house arrest for 15 of the past 22 years. The Guardian profiles her, while the Telegraph is focused on the Burmese government.