Burma: Decades of Dissent

Aung San Suu Kyi Myanmar Protest Monks Junta Military Rule Burma Nobel Peace Prize
Paula Bronstein / Getty

Battle for Democratic Freedoms
In December 1996, students staged a series of demonstrations and sit-ins, calling for self-rule and protesting alleged police brutality.

Get the Latest Photos from Time.com
Get TIME photos and pictures of the week delivered directly to your inbox.