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Biden's Myanmar policy needs to factor in Obama's mistakes

Three questions for a new administration

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Aung San Suu Kyi speaks during a hearing at the International Court of Justice in The Hague in December 2019: Suu Kyi has gone from revered to reviled.   © Reuters

Curtis S. Chin is a former U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank. He is managing director of advisory firm RiverPeak Group, LLC.

Less than two weeks into his presidency, Joe Biden's rhetoric and commitment to human rights and the messy reality of democracy worldwide are being put to the test in Asia.

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