Aung San of Burma

From the speech delivered at the fourth meeting of the political leaders of the nation, August 1945

... Nowadays, all the world over, we cannot confine the definition of a nationality to the narrow bounds of race, religion etc, Nations are extending the rights of their respective communities even to others who may not belong to them except by their mere residence amongst them and their determination to live and be with them. ...

From address delivered at a Meeting of the Anglo-Burman Council at the City Hall, Rangoon, on December 8, 1946)

Aung San of Burma

103rd Birth Anniversary

(13 February 2018)