U.N. envoy in Myanmar
According to CNN United Nations envoy Ibrahim Gambari met Sunday with Myanmar's detained pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi in an effort to quell recent tensions between the country's military leaders and protesters. The hour-long meeting took place in the Myanmar city of Yangon. No other details were released.Suu Kyi is under house arrest and has been barred by the government from meeting with foreigners, which made the meeting with the envoy completely unexpected. According to an AP article the U.N. envoy failed to see either the junta leader, who controls the country, or his deputy in his scheduled meetings. The diplomat was returning late Sunday to the military government's headquarters for a possible third meeting. The U.N. envoy planned to tell the junta leader "about the international outrage over what has happened and will urge him to talk with various people and try to resolve the problems peacefully," Shari Villarosa, charge d'affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Yangon, told CNN.