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  1. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Ban on Suu Kyi standing for Myanmar presidency poses dilemma for party

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 09:53pm by BLOOM

    ... from the presidency because her two sons are British. Watch: Legal roadlock on Aung San Suu Kyi's way to be president A parliamentary committee dominated by the military ... Kyi would not be happy to step aside and allow another NLD candidate to be proposed," said Derek Tonkin, a former British ambassador to Thailand, Vietnam and Laos who is now on the board ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1566430/ban-suu-kyi-standing-myanmar-presidency-poses-dilemma-party
  2. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Five million back curbing Myanmar military's role in politics

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 11:27pm by Reuters

    ... provision which bars candidates with a foreign child or spouse- her late husband was British as are both her sons. Tun Tun Hein, an NLD official responsible for the petition, said the party ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1557288/five-million-back-curbing-myanmar-militarys-role-politics
  3. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Millions sign petition in Myanmar urging army to curtail its power

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:20am by AFP

    ... whose two sons are British. Suu Kyi spent nearly two decades locked up under the junta, but now joins former generals in parliament as an MP, thanks to reforms by a quasi-civilian government ... the country's election commission. Derek Tonkin, a former British ambassador to several Southeast Asian countries, said Suu Kyi was "desperately disappointed" by the committee's lack ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1556657/millions-sign-petition-myanmar-urging-army-curtail-its-power
  4. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Chief minister forced out in Myanmar's strife-torn Rakhine state

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 10:42pm by AP

    ... to be immigrants from Bangladesh and denies them citizenship and related rights, even though many were born to families who arrived in the country generations ago. Meanwhile, a senior British monk stripped ... adding that they would return for a second hearing on June 27. The British embassy has called on Myanmar to ensure full legal representation for Uttara, a British passport holder who ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1537176/chief-minister-forced-out-myanmars-strife-torn-rakhine-state
  5. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Aung San Suu Kyi's hopes of Myanmar presidency suffer blow

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:28am by Reuters

    ... constitution specifically to sideline Suu Kyi, who became a global icon for her fight against military rule, most of it from house arrest. Her late husband was British, as are her two sons. Suu Kyi ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1532126/aung-san-suu-kyis-hopes-myanmar-presidency-suffer-blow
  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi challenges powerful army

    Posted May 18th 2014, 03:29pm by Associated Press

    ... president or vice president. Suu Kyi’s sons are British nationals. Several other provisions are also under scrutiny for revision, and some proposed changes would strengthen self-government ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1514875/myanmar-democracy-icon-aung-san-suu-kyi-challenges-powerful-army
  7. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar’s Win Tin, who died at 84, a warrior for freedom to the end

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 11:14am by AP

    ... his career as a journalist working as a night editor at the Agence France-Presse bureau in Yangon in the early 1950s soon after Myanmar won its independence from British colonial rule. After ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1493413/win-tin-myanmar-journalist-and-opposition-leader-dies-85
  8. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar’s first census in decades bars name Rohingya

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:19pm by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... in the country would be counted, and all respondents would have the option to self-identify their ethnicity. The British Embassy protested against the government’s decision, saying under international ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1461016/myanmars-first-census-decades-bars-name-rohingya
  9. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar president Thein Sein backs constitutional amendment

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 02:42pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... president – a clause widely believed to be targeted at Suu Kyi whose two sons are British. “I would not want restrictions being imposed on the right of any citizen to become the leader ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1395840/myanmar-president-backs-constitutional-amendment
  10. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Suu Kyi urges Myanmar’s army to back constitutional reform

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 08:33pm by Agence France-Presse in Yangon

    ... whose two sons are British. “I would not want restrictions being imposed on the right of any citizen to become the leader of the country,” Thein Sein said. “I would not want restrictions being ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1397480/suu-kyi-urges-myanmars-army-back-constitutional-reform

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