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The expected change of government is unlikely to disrupt the Thai-Burma relationship, as key policies will continue, according to the ambassador to Burma.
DVB sits down with Hla Swe and the National League for Democracy’s Than Soe, the candidate that beat him out of the Upper House seat of Gangnaw, Sagaing Division.
Detained activists, who are leading a hunger strike in Tharawaddy prison, said they are seriously considering Aung San Suu Kyi’s call to end the strike.
Road fatalities are expected to double in Burma unless effective road safety measures are implemented.
Thein Sein has reiterated his pledge to ensure a smooth transition of power to the new government at a meeting with representatives of political parties.