Asia

  • An honor guard marches during a parade to mark the 68th anniversary of Armed Forces Day in Burma's capital Naypyitaw, March 27, 2013.
  • Burma's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi speaks with Deputy Minister for Border Affairs Major General Zaw Win during the 68th Armed Forces Day in Naypyitaw, March 27, 2013.
  • Burma's army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing inspects troops during a parade to mark the 68th anniversary of Armed Forces Day in Naypyitaw, March 27, 2013.
  • An honor guard marches during a parade to mark the 68th anniversary of Armed Forces Day in Burma's capital Naypyitaw, March 27, 2013.
  • Burma's army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing inspects troops during a parade to mark the 68th anniversary of Armed Forces Day in Naypyitaw, March 27, 2013.

Burma Observes Armed Forces Day

Published March 27, 2013

Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi stood side-by-side with the country's powerful army generals Wednesday during a military parade.


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