The USDP said Win Htein should take responsibility for his “heedless remarks”, while the military also lambasted the NLD veteran.
Bo Bo Oo spent two decades in prison, but he is now a leading NLD MP who is hopeful about Burma’s democratic changes.
Burma’s outgoing president leaves under a cloud of suspicion after it is reported that he withdrew a list of his assets submitted to parliament.
The Burmese parliament’s upper house plans to send a report on targeted attacks and killings of Burmese migrant workers in Malaysia to the Malaysian parliament.
Burma’s lower house passed an emergency proposal denouncing the US for blacklisting Aung Thaung, a prominent member of Burma’s former military regime.
Burma’s lower house of parliament on Monday passed a new media bill, drafted by the Interim Press Council, though with some amendments.