The Burmese opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi
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Burma crowds seek glimpse of Aung Suu Kyi on campaign trail

Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has begun campaigning for the first time in the constituency where she is standing for election to parliament.

Crowds in the Kawhmu constituency lined the streets and some waited for hours to catch a glimpse of Ms Suu Kyi.

The BBC's Rachel Harvey joined crowds on the route.

  • 11 Feb 2012