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As her peace icon image fades, Aung San Suu Kyi is winning over a new set of admirers in China

Echo Huang
As her peace icon image fades, Aung San Suu Kyi is winning over a new set of admirers in China

On Tuesday (Sept. 19), Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi made her first major remarks on the crisis that has seen 400,000 Rohingya Muslims flee to Bangladesh since late August. While the speech will do little to assuage the criticism she’s facing from the international community, closer to home her reputation looks less tarnished.…