YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Aung San Suu Kyi claimed victory Monday in Myanmar’s historic by-election, saying she hoped it would mark the beginning of a new era for the long-repressed country. Suu Kyi spoke to thousands of cheering supporters who gathered outside her opposition party headquarters a day after her party declared she had won...
At last, Burma’s Nobel laureate and democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi has made a landslide victory in the Sunday by-election. Even though some members of the archrival party tried to rig the vote, they could not cheat as the voters were so active and alert. The National League for Democracy’s (NLD) victory would make...
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