Aung San Suu Kyi’s estranged brother fights to sell lakeside home, the symbolic site of her house arrest

The crumbling lakeside villa, which served as Aung San Suu Kyi’s prison for 15 years during her house arrest, has become the source of a bitter family dispute between the Myanmar state counsellor and her brother.
Suu Kyi’s estranged older brother, Aung San Oo, an engineer who lives in the United States, has submitted an appeal at the Supreme Court, petitioning for the auction of the home and a share of the proceeds.
While the two-storey villa has long fallen into disrepair, Aung San…