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Burmese Opposition’s Tenure in Government Under Scrutinyi
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March 01, 2013 5:08 PM
Burma's opposition National League for Democracy this month (March 8-10) is holding its first party congress since winning seats in parliament last year. Critics say the NLD, and leader Aung San Suu Kyi, need to re-focus on the party's principles after a year during which they rarely challenged the government. VOA's Daniel Schearf reports from Bangkok.

Burmese Opposition’s Tenure in Government Under Scrutiny

Published March 01, 2013

Burma's opposition National League for Democracy this month (March 8-10) is holding its first party congress since winning seats in parliament last year. Critics say the NLD, and leader Aung San Suu Kyi, need to re-focus on the party's principles after a year during which they rarely challenged the government. VOA's Daniel Schearf reports from Bangkok.


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