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Myanmar's Suu Kyi to face court after deadly crackdown

Hundreds of thousands of people have taken to streets regularly over the past month to oppose the coup

01 Mar 2021 11:31 AM

Sunanda K Datta-Ray | Future unclear in Suu Kyi country: Do generals have a post-coup plan?

Like all those who stage coups, the Tatmadaw says it will hold a 'free and fair general election' after the emergency ends

04 Feb 2021 7:38 AM

Myanmar's military stages coup, detains Aung San Suu Kyi

It justified the coup by alleging 'huge irregularities' in the November polls that the election commission had failed to address

01 Feb 2021 11:24 AM

Official Myanmar vote count affirms Suu Kyi's party control By Pyae Sone Win

The NLD won 346 seats in the combined lower and upper houses of the legislature, far above the 322 needed to secure a majority

13 Nov 2020 1:02 PM

Suu Kyi's new govt faces first test at Myanmar bypolls

Myanmar's economic and political elite, including the NLD, have long been dominated by the majority Bamar ethnicity.

01 Apr 2017 5:35 PM


One year on: what do Myanmar's people think of Suu Kyi?

Many activists have expressed acute concern about a spike in the number of online defamation prosecutions since the NLD came to power.

30 Mar 2017 10:50 AM