A U.S. flag is pictured in a pot of plants near a graffiti depicting U.S. President Barack Obama in Yangon

 
A U.S. flag is pictured in a pot of plants near a graffiti depicting U.S. President Barack Obama in Yangon
A U.S. flag is pictured in a pot of plants near a graffiti depicting U.S. President Barack Obama in Yangon November 19, 2012. Poised to become the first U.S. head of state to travel to Myanmar, Obama on Monday will attempt to strike a balance between praising the government's progress in shaking off military rule and pressing it for further reforms. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun