It has been widely rumored that Aung San Suu Kyi will become foreign minister. But that's far from certain because if she were to take that post, she would have to give up her parliamentary seat and end party activities.
A Beijing-based journalist has been missing since he disappeared from the Beijing airport on his way to Hong Kong several days ago. His disappearance may be linked to an online petition calling for the Chinese president's resignation.
A panel of Nobel laureates will include the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader speaking on human rights. The hosting Geneva Graduate Institute says pressure to cancel is high but the event will take place on Friday.
The longtime former political prisoner led her National League for Democracy to a landslide victory in Nov. 8 general elections, paving the way for the country's first democratically elected government since the military took power in 1962.