Suu Kyi Greeted By Cheers On Return To Britain

LONDON (Reuters) - Myanmar's Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday began an emotional visit to Britain, where she left her family 24 years ago and took up her famous struggle against the military dictatorship in her homeland.

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