U.N. Chief Says Relief Aid Will Allowed Into Myanmar

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today that Myanmar's military government has agreed to let all international disaster assistance into its cyclone-ravaged country. Ban's announcement came after a crucial two-hour meeting today with the junta's leader, Senior General Than Shwe, the country's most powerful figure, in the capital, Naypyitaw. It was unclear whether the junta would carry out its promise or let in experts and badly needed helicopters from the U.S. fleet off shore. U.S....Full Story
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