Obama Myanmar or Burma

November 17, 2012 - 5:34 AM
FILE - This Dec. 1, 2011 file-pool photo shows Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton touring Shwedegon Pagoda, a Buddhist temple founded between the 6th and 10th centuries AD, in Yangon, Myanmar. President Barack Obama's landmark visit to Myanmar, known by the US as Burma, brings up an unusual problem of protocol: What doe he call it? (AP Photo/Saul Loeb, File, Pool)