Myanmar’s Thein Sein, junta henchman to radical reformer

Myanmar’s Thein Sein, junta henchman to radical reformer – Reuters, November 15, 2012
…He released political prisoners, scrapped censorship, legalised trades unions and protests, sought peace with ethnic minority insurgents and pushed through legislation on everything from land reform to foreign investment.
Thein Sein’s reputation as a corruption-free moderate among hawkish hardliners has earned him widespread praise from world leaders, top economists and Nobel Peace Prize winner and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi…

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