August 25, 2010
QUESTION: The Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi has given a call to
boycott the elections on November 7 in Burma.
MR. TONER: To what the elections?
QUESTION: Boycott the election – general elections in Burma. Do you
support her appeal? What’s your stand on that?
MR. TONER: On her appeal for --
QUESTION: -- to boycott --
MR. TONER: I didn’t hear.
MR. TONER: Boycott. I apologize. I didn’t hear the word “boycott.”
Well, we’ve said many times that we don’t feel that credible elections
can be held in Burma at this point.