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Suu Kyi to Be ‘Above the President’ if NLD Wins Election

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said if her party wins elections this weekend, she will take a post "above the president," to skirt a ban on her holding the office. Suu Kyi held a news conference early Thursday in which she announced her plan but did not elaborate. She said only, "I will be above the president. It's a very simple message." Suu Kyi is banned from holding the office by a constitutional provision that says candidates with foreign-born...

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