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In Photos: John Baird's historic visit to Myanmar

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Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi accepts the award of an honorary Canadian citizenship from Foreign Minister John Baird, after their meeting at Suu Kyi's home in Rangoon on March 8, 2012.

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Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi and Foreign Minister John Baird prepare to talk to reporters after their meeting at Suu Kyi's home in Rangoon on March 8, 2012.

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Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi and Foreign Minister John Baird talk to reporters after their meeting at Suu Kyi's home in Rangoon on March 8, 2012.

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Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, second left, meets Myanmar President Thein Sein at the golden palace in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, on March 8, 2012.

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Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets Myanmar President Thein Sein at the presidential palace in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, on March 8, 2012.

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Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets Myanmar President Thein Sein at the presidential palace in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, on March 8, 2012.

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Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird receives a gift from Myanmar President Thein Sein, right, at the presidential palace in Naypyitaw on March 8, 2012.

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Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets with his Myanmar counterpart, Wunna Maung Lwin, in Naypyitaw, on March 8, 2012.

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Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets with his Myanmar counterpart, Wunna Maung Lwin, in Naypyitaw, on March 8, 2012.

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Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets with his Myanmar counterpart, Wunna Maung Lwin, in Naypyitaw, on March 8, 2012.

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Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird meets with his Myanmar counterpart, Wunna Maung Lwin, in Naypyitaw, on March 8, 2012.

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