Israel warmly welcomes Aung San Suu Kyi's release

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 13, 2010 22:03

Israel warmly welcomes the release from prolonged house arrest of Aung San Suu Kyi, the pro-democracy leader who was released from house arrest by Myanmar's military government, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs statement read on Saturday.

The statement went on to say that "Israel expresses hope that her walking free will constitute a first step for the advance of democratization and national reconciliation in Myanmar."


Related Content

Breaking news
April 20, 2018
Report: China envoy says China will retaliate if U.S. insists on trade war

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 16 - 27
    Beer Sheva
    18 - 23
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 16 - 23
    Jerusalem
    16 - 22
    Haifa
  • 23 - 36
    Elat
    17 - 28
    Tiberias