After drifting in editorial limbo for a few weeks, a profile I wrote of a Burmese diplomat was rushed to web yesterday. The impetus was Obama’s announcement that Secretary Clinton would visit Myanmar in December–the country was all of a sudden all up in the headlines. The profile is about Kyaw Win, who served the Burmese Foreign Ministry for 31 years before resigning from his post at the D.C. embassy in July and applying for asylum.

Here’s the story–a slightly updated version (which I’m currently procrastinating from finishing) will be in Monday’s paper Friday’s paper the paper one of these days.