Election 2015

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07 November 2015
U Soe Myint, a 53-year-old regional assembly candidate for the opposition National League...
07 November 2015
Final preparations were underway Saturday for Myanmar's first meaningful election in a...
07 November 2015
The eyes of the world will be on Myanmar on Sunday when the once pariah nation votes in...
A woman on a balcony in an apartment block in Thinganggyun Township, Yangon, with USDP campaign material bearing the president's image, on Nov. 3. (PHOTO: Myanmar Now/Phyo Thiha Cho) 
06 November 2015
Twenty-two-year-old Lu Zaw took a day’s leave from his office job this week to join a...
Special Police training in Maha Aungmye Township, Mandalay on October 20, 2015. Photo: Bo Bo/Mizzima 
06 November 2015
The Myanmar Police Force has tightened security in Yangon Region, putting the region on ‘...
National League for Democracy party leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi speaks to local and foreign media during a press conference for the upcoming general elections at her residence in Yangon, Myanmar, 5 November 2015. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
06 November 2015
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi Thursday said it was important not to "...
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, commander in chief of the Myanmar Army talks during the meeting with journalists at Commander in Chief office in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 21 September 2015. Photo: EPA
06 November 2015
Myanmar votes on November 8. These are the key players:
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi (C), chairperson of National League for Democracy (NLD) party, delivers a speech during her election campaign rally in Yangon, on 01 November 2015. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
06 November 2015
The last time Myanmar held a nationwide election, Aung San Suu Kyi languished under house...
Aung San Suu Kyi, upon release from house arrest, greets throngs of cheering, happy crowds in front of her house on University Avenue in Yangon, November 13, 2010. Photo: Mizzima
06 November 2015
Myanmar goes to the polls on November 8 for what voters hope will be the country's...
Arakan National Pary (ANP) campaigning in Pauktaw in Rakhine State on 1 November, 2015. Photo: DMG/Mizzima
06 November 2015
Soe Win, a National League for Democracy (NLD) candidate, ...
A family of Kamans including Than Win, the MP candidate running for a seat in the Rakhine State parliament seen in front of their home in Thandwe. Photo: Swe Win/Myanmar Now
06 November 2015
In October two years ago, Zaw Lin ran to the top of a forested hill behind his thatch-...
Dr Aye Maung Photo: Myanmar Now
06 November 2015
Aye Maung is the chairman of the Arakan National Party (ANP), ...

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