Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi. Photo: dpa

Myanmar MPs block Aung San Suu Kyi’s bid to become president, in line with military’s veto

  • Suu Kyi’s party took power in 2016 by winning a landslide election victory after five decades of direct and indirect military rule
  • But its intended reforms have been thwarted by the rules the military inserted in the 2008 constitution
Topic |   Myanmar
Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi. Photo: dpa
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