双语新闻：昂山素季开始访问美国 Aung San Suu Kyi Begins US Visit
Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi begins her 17-day visit to the United States in earnest Tuesday with events in Washington, including talks with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
Aung San Suu Kyi, who traveled to Washington Monday, is also scheduled to deliver remarks as part of a discussion about Burma's democratic transition and challenges facing the country's future.
On Wednesday, lawmakers will present her with the Congressional Gold Medal, the nation's highest civilian honor.
While in Washington, the Nobel Peace Prize winner will make an appearance at the Voice of America.
Other stops on her visit include the states of California, New York and Indiana. Fort Wayne, Indiana is home to one of the country's largest Burmese-American communities.