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  1. Hundreds of nationalists rally against international pressure over migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... out of the shadow of military rule. "We understand that it is an issue internationally," said National League for Democracy MP Win Htein, adding that it was the responsibility of Myanmar's government. Noble Peace Prize winning opposition leader Aung ...

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  2. Radio Free Asia: Myanmar's Thein Sein calls for extension of martial law in Kokang regionRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Burmanet

    ... on how to do so. Sandar Min, a member of parliament with Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition National League for Democracy (NLD), told RFA that the government should not bow to Kokang demands for an independent state. "We want peace, but my opinion on the ...

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  3. Myanmar Times: Ceasefire accord in danger, warns chief ethnic negotiator - Ei Ei Toe LwinRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Burmanet

    ... peace team, ethnic armed forces, political parties and ethnic ministers. However the National League for Democracy, the Shan Nationalities League for Democracy, the Pa-Oh National Party, the Karen National Party and the All Burma Students' ...

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  4. The New York Times: The real problem with Myanmar - Min ZinRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Burmanet

    ... the opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi was allowed to participate in politics again: Her National League for Democracy (N.L.D.) ran in the April 2012 by-elections. Though that helped legitimize the new government, it also gave the opposition a ...

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  5. No Movement on Rohingya from Myanmar GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CFR.org

    ... electorate on the Rohingya issue, many Myanmar politicians, including some in the opposition National League for Democracy, believe that the Myanmar public generally supports a tough, even brutal policy toward the Rohingya. Deputy Secretary of State ...

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  6. Myanmar opposition, 88-Generation student group to work togetherRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Myanmar opposition National League for Democracy and 88-Generation Peace and Open Society Group agreed on Wednesday to work on elections, constitution amendment and domestic peace process. According to its joint declaration issued here to the media, the two groups will work for the emergence of free and fair general elections slated for late October or early November, amendment of the 2008 constitution through efforts of political forces from within and outside the parliament in addition to the parliamentary channel, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  7. Myanmar nationalists rally against pressure over boat peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... out of the shadow of military rule. "We understand that it is an issue internationally," said National League for Democracy MP Win Htein, adding that it was the responsibility of Myanmar's government. Noble Peace Prize winning opposition leader Aung ... 1 comment

  8. Political Memes, Welcome to MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Global Voices Online

    ... second democratic election is set to take place in late 2015, wherein the opposition party, National League for Democracy (NLD) led by Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, will compete with the Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP), which is ...

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  9. Eleven Media: Upper House discusses to amend national education lawRead the original story

    Tuesday | Burmanet

    ... made negotiations with the students," said Dr Banyar Aung Moe. MP Thein Swe from opposition National League for Democracy urged the parliament for the benefit of the people and students. The speaker of the Upper House said the bill committee of the ...

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  10. Suu Kyi not invited to meeting on persecuted Rohingya MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... opposition leader realizes she herself won't be contesting the upcoming vote. Still, her National League for Democracy Party will be, and it's expected to perform strongly. Suu Kyi has been playing a delicate balancing act. She has been careful not ...

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  11. As Nobel winners gather to speak out about Rohingya, where's Myanmar's Suu Kyi?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Globe and Mail

    ... opposition leader realizes she herself won't be contesting the upcoming vote. Still, her National League for Democracy Party will be, and it's expected to perform strongly. Suu Kyi has been playing a delicate balancing act. She has been careful not ...

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  12. Unpopular but defiant, Myanmar's ruling party unfazed about poll prospectsRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Japan Times

    ... election likely to be held in November. Nor does the popularity of its bitter rival, Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD), which is expected to thump the USDP at the polls. Scores of smaller parties will also compete in what could be the ...

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  13. Unpopular but defiant, Myanmar ruling party unfazed about poll prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... election likely to be held in November. Nor does the popularity of its bitter rival, Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD), which is expected to thump the USDP at the polls. Scores of smaller parties will also compete in what could be the ...

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  14. PUTAO: Suu Kyi calls for peaceful changeRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Asia News Network

    National League for Democracy chairperson Aung San Suu Kyi said she wanted to amend the Constitution within the boundary of the law and choose a method that would not harm the public. At a public rally held in Putao, Kachin State, a resident questioned Suu Kyi about the process to amend the Constitution, including Section 59 , which prevents her from presidency.

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  15. Why Aung San Suu Kyi has stayed silent on the plight of RohingyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | South China Morning Post

    ... was only at the urging of reporters last week that a spokesman for her opposition party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), addressed the issue, urging a solution that acknowledged their right to citizenship status in Myanmar. "If they are not ...

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  16. Muslim refugees risk life to flee Burma's persecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Coastal Courier

    ... suffer. There will be more blood." Only recently has a spokesman for her political party, the National League for Democracy, admitted the Rohingya issue needs to be solved at a governmental level. "If they (the Rohingya) are not accepted (as ...

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  17. 'Hedging her bets': Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi criticised for silence on RohingyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... in Bangkok, said it is understandable that Ms Suu Kyi is "hedging her bets" because her National League for Democracy will need to rely on votes from the Buddhist majority at elections slated for November. "In view of Myanmar people's deep dislike ...

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  18. Thailand arrests human trafficking kingpin amid boat arrivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | ABC News

    ... they cannot just be sent onto rivers. Can't be pushed out to sea," Nyan Win, spokesman for the National League for Democracy, said. Ms Suu Kyi has previously faced criticism for not speaking strongly on the Rohingya's plight as doing so could ...

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  19. The curious case of Suu Kyi's silenceRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Daily Star

    ... was only at the urging of reporters on Monday that a spokesman for her opposition party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), addressed the issue a But nothing has come directly from the party's leader. Aung San Suu Kyi herself has previously ...

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  20. Myanmar's shameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Economist

    ... uslim feeling might give them an advantage over the opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and her National League for Democracy party. Even Ms Suu Kyi, however, a Nobel peace-prize winner who campaigns relentlessly for human rights and the rule of law,

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