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Major Changes in Burma

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If you have been following the news in Burma for the last couple of weeks, it has been announced that over 6000 political prisioners would be released. The first releases started today:
www.nytimes.com/2011/10/13/world/asia/myanmar-begins-releasing-some-political-prisoners.html?_r=1&hp

From Burma:
www.irrawaddy.org/article.php?art_id=22240

This is a time of change in Burma - it will be interesting to be there and hear from the locals what they think.

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