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Myanmar's Suu Kyi Registers for Nov. 8 Election

Myanmar's democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi Wednesday registered for November elections to keep her seat in parliament and challenge the ruling military-backed party. Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy will contest almost all the 498 parliamentary seats in the Nov. 8 polls, and expects heavy gains, according to party spokesman Nyan Win. He said the party will announce the first batch of candidates Wednesday. Suu Kyi submitted her papers amid flag-waving, cheering...

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