Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Myanmar's Parliament Moves Up Date for Election of New President

Myanmar's parliament will announce its nominees for the country's next president on March 10, a week earlier than planned.  The new date, which was announced Tuesday by Win Khaing Than, the speaker of Myanmar's upper house of parliament, suggests democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi will not reach a deal with the military to remove the constitutional ban on those with foreign-born spouses or children from becoming president.  The Nobel laureate's late husband was...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter