Heavy Voter Turnout in Myanmar Amid Anticipated Opposition Victory

November 08, 2015 02:40 PM
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Myanmar has seen a high turnout of about 80 percent - according to election officials -- and no reports of significant violence as the partly-democratic nation went to the polls for its first relatively free election in a quarter of a century. VOA Correspondent Steve Herman in Yangon reports the opposition National League for Democracy is expressing confidence of victory after Sunday's balloting.