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Burma considers altering law that bars Aung San Suu Kyi from being president – The Guardian


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Burma considers altering law that bars Aung San Suu Kyi from being president
The Guardian
Burma's parliament will consider amending the country's constitution – which currently bars the opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, from becoming president – before crucial elections next year, an official said on Friday. Suu Kyi is trying to change

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 11:20 am

Myanmar hosts talks with Suu Kyi to show progress – Charlotte Observer


Myanmar hosts talks with Suu Kyi to show progress
Charlotte Observer
Myanmar President Thein Sein, front, leaves the stage after a photo session along with, from left, opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi of National League for Democracy, Upper House Speaker Khin Aung Myint, Lower House Speaker Thura Shwe Mann, Vice …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 10:25 am

Myanmars president, army chief meet Aung San Suu Kyi – Deccan Chronicle


Deccan Chronicle

Myanmars president, army chief meet Aung San Suu Kyi
Deccan Chronicle
Myanmar President Thein Sein, left, shakes hands with Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi as they meet at Myanmar Presidential Palace in Naypyitaw, Myanmar Friday, Oct 31, 2014. Myanmar's president held rare talks Friday with Suu Kyi and …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 10:05 am

Myanmar Moots Changing Constitution Barring Aung San Suu Kyi From … – NDTV


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Myanmar Moots Changing Constitution Barring Aung San Suu Kyi From
NDTV
"They agreed to discuss the issue of amending the constitution in parliament, according to the law," presidential spokesman Ye Htut told reporters after President Thein Sein held unprecedented talks with army top brass and political rivals including

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:00 am

Aung San Suu Kyi meets with Burma’s president in milestone talks – The Guardian


The Guardian

Aung San Suu Kyi meets with Burma's president in milestone talks
The Guardian
Burma's president, Thein Sein, has opened unprecedented talks with Aung San Suu Kyi and other political rivals as Barack Obama called for “inclusive and credible” elections in the country in 2015. Thein Sein and Aung San Suu Kyi walked into the meeting …
Myanmar's leader meets with Aung San Suu KyiAl Jazeera America
Burma to consider reform to allow Aung San Suu Kyi to be elected presidentTelegraph.co.uk
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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:42 am

Myanmar’s president, army chief meet Aung San Suu Kyi – Times of India


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Myanmar's president, army chief meet Aung San Suu Kyi
Times of India
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar: Myanmar's president held rare talks on Friday with opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and more than a dozen of the country's political and military heavyweights. Suu Kyi, who is constitutionally barred from running for president in …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 6:07 am

Myanmar President Thein Sein opens unprecedented talks with Aung San Suu Kyi – The Straits Times


The Straits Times

Myanmar President Thein Sein opens unprecedented talks with Aung San Suu Kyi
The Straits Times
Myanmar President Thein Sein shaking hands with Ms Aung San Suu Kyi, chairman of the National League for Democracy (NLD) and Lower House member of Parliament prior to their meeting in Naypyidaw on October 31, 2014. Mr Thein Sein opened …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:31 am

Burma president opens unprecedented talks with Aung San Suu Kyi – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Burma president opens unprecedented talks with Aung San Suu Kyi
Telegraph.co.uk
Burma's last general election in 2010 was marred by widespread accusations of cheating and were held without Suu Kyi, who was kept under lock and key until days after the vote, or her National League for Democracy (NLD) party. Obama also spoke to Suu …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:12 am

Aung San Suu Kyi and Kipling’s Burma – The Interpreter


Aung San Suu Kyi and Kipling's Burma
The Interpreter
Given the close attention that has been paid to Aung San Suu Kyi's background and career since she first rose to prominence during Burma's 1988 pro-democracy uprising, it would be surprising to discover anything new about her. However, there remain a …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 11:14 pm

Aung San Suu Kyi to meet Myanmar’s military leader for first time – South China Morning Post (subscription)


Aung San Suu Kyi to meet Myanmar's military leader for first time
South China Morning Post (subscription)
Myanmar's president and its powerful military chief will hold an unprecedented meeting today to address cracks widening in the fledgling democracy ahead of an election next year. The talks will see opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi meet Senior General …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:30 pm

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Suu Kyi presidency moves a step closer to reality in Myanmar

Myanmar's president and military chief met with opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday, an unprecedented event that could pave the way for major reforms in the once pariah nation.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:47 pm

Myanmar moots changing constitution barring Suu Kyi from presidency

Myanmar's parliament will consider amending the country's constitution — which currently bars opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi from becoming president — ahead of crucial elections next year, an official said Friday. Suu Kyi is trying to change key sections of Myanmar's charter ahead of 2015 polls that are widely expected to be won by her National League for Democracy (NLD), if they are free …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 4:25 pm

Burma to consider reform to allow Aung San Suu Kyi to be elected president

Burmese opposition leader and military chief set to meet for first time at unprecedented gathering

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 11:58 am

Burma considers altering law that bars Aung San Suu Kyi from being president

Opposition leader in talks with Thein Sein before election widely expected to be won by her National League for Democracy Burmas parliament will consider amending the countrys constitution which currently bars the opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, from becoming president before crucial elections next year, an official said on Friday. Suu Kyi is trying to change key sections of Burmas charter …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 11:20 am

Myanmar convenes historic talks ahead of 2015 vote

Naypyidaw (Myanmar) (AFP) – Myanmar President Thein Sein opened unprecedented talks with army top brass and political rivals including Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday, as US President Barack Obama called for "inclusive and credible" elections next year after decades of disastrous military rule.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 6:37 am

Burma president opens unprecedented talks with Aung San Suu Kyi

Burmese opposition leader and military chief set to meet for first time at unprecedented gathering

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:53 am

Aung San Suu Kyi meets with Burma's president in milestone talks

Former military commander Thein Sein greets political rival as Barack Obama, soon to visit, calls for fair election in 2015 Burmas president, Thein Sein, has opened unprecedented talks with Aung San Suu Kyi and other political rivals as Barack Obama called for inclusive and credible elections in the country in 2015. Thein Sein and Aung San Suu Kyi walked into the meeting together on Thursday to …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:09 am

Myanmar president opens unprecedented talks with Suu Kyi, army

The talks with army top brass and political rivals including Aung San Suu Kyi are the first of their kind in the country ahead of the 2015 elections, as it moves to emerge from decades of outright military rule.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 3:49 am

Myanmar calls meeting of political, military heavyweights

By Aung Hla Tun and Paul Mooney YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar's president and powerful military chief will hold an unprecedented high-level meeting on Friday with major political parties and ethnic minority groups as cracks widen in the fledgling democracy ahead of an election next year. The talks are the first of their kind and will see opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi meet for the first time …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:41 pm

Myanmar junta to hold meeting with Aung San Suu Kyi

YANGON, Oct 30 — Myanmar’s president and powerful military chief will hold an unprecedented high-level meeting tomorrow with major political parties and ethnic minority groups as cracks widen in the fledgling democracy ahead of an election next year.

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 12:19 pm