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  1. Myanmar Legislature Considers Proportional RepresentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Voice of America

    ... proposed by the National Democratic Force (NDF), a splinter faction of the main opposition National League for Democracy (NLD). The plan is also supported by the ruling party and military representatives in parliament. "Only the PR system will make ...

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  2. Myanmar house to discuss proportional representation systemRead the original story

    Thursday | Newkerala.com

    ... nt at the session this time, local media added. Meanwhile, all five MPs of the main opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) have resigned from the 40-member Commission to Implement the PR System.

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  3. A session of Union Parliament in Burma's capital, Naypyidaw.Read the original story

    Thursday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... changes to the military-drafted, 2008 charter, as ethnic parties and Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) have little influence in the committee. The 31-member committee comprises 14 MPs of the ruling Union Solidarity and ...

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  4. A session of the Upper House of Parliament in Naypyidaw.Read the original story

    Thursday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... voting system to a PR system. Several ethnic lawmakers and members of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) cast a total of 42 votes against further discussions. Nang Wah Nu, a lawmaker from the Shan Nationalities Development Party ...

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  5. Rangoon Court Detains Editors Awaiting Trial for - Undermining Stability'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... where the publisher, his wife and employee were being held. The MDCF statement declared that National League for Democracy Chairwoman Aung San Suu Kyi and ethnic democratic forces had been "elected" by the people, and questioned the performance and ...

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  6. 5 million sign petition to change constitution: Myanmar oppRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Daily Times

    ... the country, which emerged from dictatorship in 2011, moves towards an election next year. The National League for Democracy (NLD), led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has spearheaded the campaign, which ended on Saturday, to rescind Section 436 ...

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  7. NLD Urges Less Restrictive Campaign Rules for 2015 ElectionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    The National League for Democracy has called on Burma's Union Election Commission to change the campaigning rules it approved earlier this month, saying the current strictures may not allow for free and fair elections when voters go to the polls next year.

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  8. NLD Says 5 Million Sign Petition to Change ConstitutionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... the country, which emerged from dictatorship in 2011, moves towards an election next year. The National League for Democracy (NLD), led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has spearheaded the campaign, which ended on Saturday, to rescind Section 436 ...

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  9. 5m want Myanmar charter changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Bangkok Post

    ... president, in a show of political strength ahead of elections next year. (AFP photo) The National League for Democracy, led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has spearheaded the campaign, which ended on Saturday, to rescind Section 436 of the ...

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  10. Mizzima News: Election commission to shun panel discussions on proportional representationRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Burmanet

    ... in a move supported by the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party. The main opposition National League for Democracy, supported by some ethnic minority parties, voted against the move and later claimed it was an attempt to distract attention ...

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  11. The Diplomat: Myanmar's constitutional uncertaintyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Burmanet

    Martyr's Day in Myanmar - the National League for Democracy wound up an eight-week campaign calling for changes to the country's constitution.

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  12. Democratic Voice of Burma: NLD, 88GPOS conclude nationwide rally for constitutional amendmentRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Burmanet

    The opposition National League for Democracy party and 88 Generation Peace and Open Society concluded on Saturday a nationwide petition campaign calling for the amendment of constitutional Article 436.

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  13. The Irrawaddy: Martyrs' Day observed on a grand scaleRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Burmanet

    ... across the city could be heard honking their horns at 10:37 a.m. At the headquarters of the National League for Democracy (NLD), party leader Aung San Suu Kyi, the daughter of Aung San, urged supporters to honor the martyrs by pushing for democracy. ...

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  14. Martyrs' Day Observed on a Grand ScaleRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... across the city could be heard honking their horns at 10:37 a.m. At the headquarters of the National League for Democracy (NLD), party leader Aung San Suu Kyi, the daughter of Aung San, urged supporters to honor the martyrs by pushing for democracy. ...

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  15. Suu Kyi for presidentRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Star Online

    Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi delivers a speech to mark Myanmar's 67th anniversary during a Martyrs' Day ceremony at the National League for Democracy headquarters in Yangon on July 19, 2014.- AFP YANGON: Myanmar's Opposition has gathered millions of signatures in support of changes to a constitution that bars its leader Aung San Suu ... (more)

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  16. Millions sign petition in Myanmar urging army to curtail its powerRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | South China Morning Post

    ... will is important. That is why this is important," Nyan Win, a spokesman for Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy party, said. The campaign, which ended yesterday, is focused on altering a provision that ensures the military has a veto on any ...

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  17. The saffron revolutionRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Pnompenh Post

    ... consolidate its hold before next year's elections. When they come around, Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) is expected to make gains. Yet U Wirathu's hyper-nationalist rhetoric is a far cry from that of the thousands of ...

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  18. Millions back Suu Kyi call for Myanmar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Suria

    ... will is important. That is why this is important," Nyan Win, a spokesman for Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) party, told AFP. The campaign, which ends Saturday, is focused on altering a provision that currently ensures the military has ...

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  19. 700 Protest Factory Closure In MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Manufacturing.net

    ... the embassy, but also the Labor and Social Security ministries, parliament and the opposition National League for Democracy for assistance but had received no help. "This is because the government never stands for the grassroots people," said U ...

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  20. 700 Protest South Korean Factory Closure in RangoonRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... the embassy, but also the Labor and Social Security ministries, parliament and the opposition National League for Democracy for assistance but had received no help. "This is because the government never stands for the grassroots people," said U ...

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