Myanmar announces release of 452 prisoners - Article Photos 1/3

A Myanmar prisoner, center, is welcomed by her relative outside Insein prison in Yangon, Myanmar after the political prisoners were released Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. Myanmar reformist government ordered more than 450 prisoners freed Thursday in an amnesty apparently intended as a goodwill gesture ahead of an historic visit by President Barack Obama next week. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)