On the Road to Mandalay
... "We are going to work very hard to get Burma in ASEAN," Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad told the Bernama national news agency.
-- Deutsche Presse-Agentur 23 April, 1997
|"[O]n the basis of consensus and non-interference in
each other's internal affairs... we recognise that the latest changes in
Myanmar are Myanmar's internal affairs and external parties should not
-- BBC 4 October, 2000
|"Until we have a system that
guarantees (the) rule of law and basic democratic institutions, no amount
of aid or foreign investment will benefit our people."
Aung San Suu Kyi,
National League for Democracy, Burma
Drawing: Christopher Robinson