Minister Baird Delivers Certificate of Honorary Canadian Citizenship to Aung San Suu Kyi
March 8, 2012 - Yangon - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird with Aung San Suu Kyi, General Secretary of Burma’s National League for Democracy, at the latter’s residence in Yangon. Minister Baird and Aung San Suu Kyi exchanged views on recent developments in Burma, the status of democracy and human rights for the Burmese people, and the prospects for further change. Minister Baird also delivered a certificate recognizing Aung San Suu Kyi’s honorary Canadian citizenship, which was conferred upon her by the Parliament of Canada in 2007.
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