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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
Friday, November 6 2015

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi Thursday said it was important not to "exaggerate" the plight of the nation's ...

NLD chairperson speaks to the media during a press conference for the upcoming general elections at her house in Yangon on 5 November 2015.  Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
Thursday, November 5 2015

Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said Thursday she would be “above the president” and run the government ...

Election observers of the European Union (EU) inspect ballot boxes for advance voting at a polling station of South Oakkalarpa township, Yangon, Myanmar, 30 October 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Thursday, November 5 2015

The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar ...

Supporters participate during a rally to mark the victory of the passing of ‘Race and Religion Protection Laws,’ in Mandalay on 21 September 2015. Photo: Bo Bo/Mizzima
Thursday, November 5 2015

The Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, ...

Thursday, November 5 2015

When millions of Myanmar citizens go to the polls on Nov. 8, many will be hoping their votes can help make the country a freer and ...

Parliamentary speaker Thura Shwe Mann, former chairperson of Myanmar's ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) party, delivers a speech during his election campaign at Kasipu village in Pyu township of Bago region, Myanmar, 05 October 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Wednesday, November 4 2015

News of Shwe Mann being thrown out of the USDP days before the historic election has been shot down by ...

Wednesday, November 4 2015

When hundreds of election observers fan out across Myanmar for Sunday's landmark poll, their boss Ko Sai will be relishing ...

Rohingya, Muslim men check their names on final voter list displayed at Dar Baing Internally Displaced Parsons (IDPs) camp near Sittwe of Rakhine State, western Myanmar, 03 November 2015. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
Wednesday, November 4 2015

Politicians with ties to Myanmar's Muslim ethnic Rohingya have accused the government of excluding them from ...

Wednesday, November 4 2015

Several unexplained night-time attacks on members of different ...

USDP campaigning in Mandalay on October 23, 2015. Photo: Bo Bo/Mizzima
Wednesday, November 4 2015

Myanmar’s parliamentary election slated for November 8, 2015, is fundamentally flawed, depriving Myanmar of their right to ...

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