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  1. The Irrawaddy: 'I don't think the NLD will win a landslide victory in 2015' - Htet Naing ZawRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Burmanet

    ... transition to nominally-civilian rule under President Thein Sein's government. The USDP will take on Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) and ethnic minority parties in the 2015 elections, which is supposed to be Burma's first free ...

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  2. Democracy Lab Weekly Brief, September 29, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

    ... ent of continuing Burmese military control over the government in the wake of its successful move to ban to Aung San Suu Kyi's presidential candidacy.

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  3. I Don't Think the NLD Will Win a Landslide Victory in 2015'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... transition to nominally-civilian rule under President Thein Sein's government. The USDP will take on Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) and ethnic minority parties in the 2015 elections, which is supposed to be Burma's first free ...

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  4. Will Myanmar's Reforms Sideline Suu Kyi's Political Influence?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Dissident Voice

    Myanmar's military rulers have wised up since 1990. After Aung San Suu Kyi was elected in a landslide victory the military rulers quickly discovered that Democracy threatened control over their self-interests.

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  5. At Altcatraz: Art, Dance, Looking for FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | SF Classical Voice

    ... Rights Watch. In the course of the evening it was possible to look at Ai's Lego portraits - which include Aung San Suu Kyi, Nelson Mandela, Edward Snowden, and Dr. Martin Luther King - while nibbling on blinis and caviar and sipping champagne. This ...

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  6. For Burmese,huge strugglefor survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | SFGate

    ... users, according to the United Nations. A center set up by the political party headed by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi , however, has been providing antiretroviral drugs for HIV patients for almost two decades. The center has repeatedly been ...

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  7. The Ai Weiwei Exhibit on Alcatraz Is Unfocused, Overly Literal, a Little Slapdash-and UnmissableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | San Francisco Magazine

    ... portraits of 170 political dissidents, prisoners, and activists, from Nelson Mandela to Edward Snowden to Aung San Suu Kyi. I didn't love the plasticity and disposability of the materials - what do Legos have to say about imprisonment or injustice ...

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  8. Bizarre run-in with another accuser: Dave Lee Travis demanded...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Daily Mail

    ... groped and fondled her during an interview about his forthcoming meeting with Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi. She wrote: 'I spent 90 minutes with the former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis and I don't think there is a part of my body that he ...

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  9. BBC radio DJ Dave Lee Travis gets suspended jail term for sex assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | South China Morning Post

    ... Dave Lee Travis, a leading BBC radio DJ in the 1970s and 1980s whose shows once delighted Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi, was spared jail yesterday despite being convicted of a "nasty" indecent assault on a television researcher. Travis was the latest ...

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  10. Pacific Spirit: Respect diversity to find peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Vancouver Courier

    ... look like," he says. Tin Oo would go on to become a leader to this day in the democracy movement led by Aung San Suu Kyi, and Clements would become a deeply politicized democracy and human rights advocate. Clements spent the better part of a decade ...

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  11. Update 1-Ex-BBC DJ Travis given suspended jail term for sex attackRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Reuters

    Dave Lee Travis, a leading BBC radio DJ in the 1970s and 1980s whose shows once delighted Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi, escaped jail on Friday despite being convicted of a "nasty" indecent assault on a television researcher. Travis was the latest ageing British celebrity to be convicted of sex crimes in the wake of revelations that the late Jimmy Savile, one of the BBC's top TV presenters, had sexually abused hundreds of victims over decades.

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  12. Former BBC DJ Dave Lee Travis avoids jail over sex attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | ABC News

    ... tactile but not a sexual predator. Among his fans was Nobel Peace Prize winner and Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi, who singled out his weekly show on the BBC World Service for making her world "much more complete" during her 15 years under ...

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  13. Dave Lee Travis trial: Seconds before sentencing DJ ranted at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... behaviour. She visited his home to interview him because he was about to meet the Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi when he allegedly tried to fondle her. In her account Ms Long wrote: "I spent 90 minutes with the former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee ...

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  14. PM Prayuth to visit Myanmar mid-OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Pattaya Mail

    ... of big companies in Thailand. Asked whether Gen Prayut would meet National League for Democracy Party chair Aung San Suu Kyi, Mr Pisanu said he did not receive confirmation of that. The ambassador said in principle the new prime minister would ...

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  15. Dawei gets a personal pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Bangkok Post

    ... said he has not yet been informed whether the itinerary will include a visit to Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi. He said the visit is primarily to introduce himself to the Myanmar leader and to promote good relations. Most plans and ...

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  16. Reuters: Burma investment message undermined by politics, sanctions - Daniel BasesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Burmanet

    ... companies can be found on the SDN list. There is added political uncertainty as Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) will go into next year's parliamentary elections with no presidential candidate. The ...

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  17. Russian lawyer wins Norwegian human rights prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... on regions that seldom receive media coverage, the foundation said. Four past Rafto laureates -- Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi , East Timor's Jose Ramos-Horta, South Korea's Kim Dae-jung and Iran's Shirin Ebadi -- later went on to win Nobel Peace ...

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  18. Burma Investment Message Undermined by Politics, SanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... companies can be found on the SDN list. There is added political uncertainty as Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) will go into next year's parliamentary elections with no presidential candidate. The ...

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  19. Myanmar investment message undermined by politics, sanctionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Reuters

    ... companies can be found on the SDN list. There is added political uncertainty as Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) will go into next year's parliamentary elections with no presidential candidate. The ...

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  20. With Suu Kyi blocked, her Myanmar party eyes ex-general for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Daily Times

    YANGON: Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy will go into next year's parliamentary election in Myanmar with no candidate for president and might even support a former general from the pro-military ruling party, NLD officials said. Nobel Peace Prize winner Suu Kyi, 69, is barred by the constitution from becoming president and is apparently unwilling to give her blessing to an alternative candidate from within her own party.

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