The endless tragedy of Aung San Suu Kyi

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No matter how much we delve into the myths of Greek tragedy, it will be difficult to find a character with a more singular destiny than that of Aung San Suu Kyi: if the Burmese leader was, for three decades, from 1988 to 2010, a a sort of Antigone of which the Creon was one or the other of the dictators in place, its history has known, over the last ten years, twists and turns that no one would have been able to anticipate.

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