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Aung San Suu Kyi said she welcomed Canada’s offer of support to build “a strong and lasting federal union” in Burma.
The number of deaths on Burma’s roads reached nearly 500 in March alone — a significant increase over the monthly average for last year.
As a former member of Burma’s Press Council, Information Minister Pe Myint is expected to push for further reforms of the media sector.
The law will give NLD leader Aung San Suu Kyi a position similar to that of prime minister.