Aung San Suu Kyi receives Congressional Gold Medal (9 images)

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi received the Congressional Gold Medal at a Capitol rotunda ceremony. She later met with President Barack Obama at the White House.
Updated: Oct. 6, 2012 at 1:20 PM
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President Barack Obama meets with Burmese activist Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, chair of the National League for Democracy, during a meeting in the Oval Office in Washington, DC on September 19, 2012. UPI/Kevin Dietsch
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