Myanmar Politics

January 18, 2012 - 6:40 AM
Myanmar's democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi, center, receives flowers from supporters as she leaves the Yangon District Election Commission after submitting a candidates' list of her National League for Democracy for the upcoming parliamentary by-election on Wednesday, Jan.18, 2012, in Yangon, Myanmar. Suu Kyi registered to run for a seat representing Kawhmu, a poor district south of Yangon where villagers' livelihoods were devastated by Cyclone Nargis in 2008. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)