How a China-backed copper mine has tainted Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi | South China Morning Post

How a China-backed copper mine has tainted Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi

Fri, 30 May 2014

A billion-dollar mining contract Myanmar’s former military regime signed with a Chinese-backed mining conglomerate has created a rift among supporters of Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel Peace Prize laureate who defied the country’s military junta. She has come out in supporti of a project run by a company that locals say is taking a way their land without proper compensation. Read the full story here.