After claims of voter irregularities across the country, the National League for Democracy appears to have picked up several seats in the country’s historic by-elections
Aung San Suu Kyi visited polling stations to greet voters on Sunday. The NLD leader is contesting a seat in Rangoon division’s Kawhmu township, where support for her is high.
While Aung San Suu Kyi has spent weeks campaigning across the country to jubilant crowds, if the opposition leader is elected how effective can she really be in parliament?
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Ahead of a conference in Phnom Penh, ASEAN head Surin Pitsuwan praised Burma’s by-elections as reports of foul play continue to grow