Burma has implemented reforms in recent months and shown signs of opening up. Here’s a collection of photographs from Burma from the past two decades.
Nov. 18, 2011 Democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi greets supporters as she leaves the National League for Democracy party's headquarters after a meeting in Rangoon, Burma. The main opposition party led by Nobel laureate Suu Kyi decided Friday to rejoin politics and register for future elections, signaling its confidence in recent reforms by the military-aligned government. Khin Maung Win/AP