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Aung San Suu Kyi Election Win Invites Myanmar to Contemplate Change

Mya Pwint Phyu almost bursts with excitement as she talks about Myanmar’s historic election. Official results released Friday confirmed that Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) won by a landslide and will elect the next president early next year. Mya Pwint Phyu and 11 of her colleagues at the Cherry stationary shop in the central city of Mandalay sat at polling stations on the day of the election, paying close attention to voting inside the city’s old palace, which is...

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