Myanmar opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi has begun a three-day visit to the German capital. The iconic Myanmar opposition leader met with President Joachim Gauck and Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has met with Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Joachim Gauck in Berlin. The Nobel laureate will receive another award during her three-day trip to Germany.
Germany’s Social Democrats have awarded the Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi the Willy Brandt Prize for her life of resisting oppression. Suu Kyi is in Germany for a four-day visit.
On his first state visit to Burma, German President Joachim Gauck expressed his admiration for the country's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi. But he also described the ethnic clashes in the Asian nation as worrisome.
Few surprises and plenty of routine - Chancellor Angela Merkel's recent visit to China bodes well for the Sino-German ties, especially as potentially testing times lie ahead, writes DW's Matthias von Hein.
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