Suu Kyi overbuilds her father’s golden legacy

Myanmar is awash in new statues of martyred independence hero Aung San, a building spree some see as an ironic monument to unresolved political divisions under his daughter's rule

Yangon, July 18, 2017 4:49 PM (UTC+8)
A bronze statue of Aung San Suu Kyi is displayed at an art exhibition organized by the National League for Democracy in Yangon in a 2007 file photo. Photo: AFP/Khin Maung Win
A bronze statue of Aung San Suu Kyi is displayed at an art exhibition organized by the National League for Democracy in Yangon in a 2007 file photo. Photo: AFP/Khin Maung Win
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