Suu Kyi arrives in Beijing to be courted by Chinese leaders
(CNN) — Myanmar's
opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has met with a senior Chinese official in Beijing, as she begins a trip that will further underline the Nobel laureate's apparent transition from human rights defender to pragmatic politician. Suu Kyi met Wednesday with Wang ... between China and Myanmar
. The latter, also known as Burma
, relied heavily on its northern neighbor as a diplomatic ally and investor during the decades when it was an international pariah state, ruled by an authoritarian military junta.