EU Steps Up Sanctions Against Burma Burma is under increasing pressure to release Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi, a pro-democracy leader detained more than two weeks ago. The European Union stiffens sanctions against Burma, while the Association of Southeast Asian Nations urges the country to release Kyi. Hear Indira Lakshmanan of The Boston Globe.
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Burma is under increasing pressure to release Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi, a pro-democracy leader detained more than two weeks ago. The European Union stiffens sanctions against Burma, while the Association of Southeast Asian Nations urges the country to release Kyi. Hear Indira Lakshmanan of The Boston Globe.