YANGON - Myanmar's parliament Friday elected former army general Thein Sein as the country's president, giving him the power to select a cabinet and head a powerful new security council.
YANGON - Myanmar's junta has appointed 388 legislators to fill the "military quota" of the three chambers of parliament, which will first convene on January 31, state media reports said Friday.
YANGON - US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Joseph Yun Friday discussed sanctions with recently released Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
YANGON - The chief of staff of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met Saturday with Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi who was released from seven years of house arrest two week ago.
YANGON - The chief of staff of UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon arrived Saturday in military-ruled Myanmar to assess the country's post-election political climate on a three-day trip, which was to include talks with opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
- UN chief of staff to visit Myanmar
- Aung San Suu Kyi’s son visits her in Myanmar
- Myanmar junta’s proxy wins 77 percent of contested seats
- Freed Suu Kyi goes back to work
- Aung San Suu Kyi’s Release Draws Worldwide Attention
- Aung San Suu Kyi calls for democracy and unity
- Myanmar junta releases Aung San Suu Kyi (Night Lead)
- Myanmar junta releases Aung San Suu Kyi (Third Lead)
- Myanmar junta releases Aung San Suu Kyi (Second Lead)
- Suu Kyi released — finally
- Suu Kyi freed from house arrest
- Aung San Suu Kyi set for evening release
- Millions vote in Myanmar’s first election in 20 years (Second Lead)
- Millions vote in Myanmar’s first election in 20 years
- Election fraud complaints against Myanmar junta party
- Election fraud complaint lodged against Myanmar junta party
- Myanmar’s election may hold a few surprises
- Myanmar to release 11,000 inmates before polls
- Myanmar's Suu Kyi sues to keep her party intact
- Myanmar abuzz over possible release of Suu Kyi
- Myanmar's prime minister issues election warning
- Official Myanmar election campaign begins
- Myanmar media hails white elephant as auguring prosperity
- Myanmar junta to allow Aung San Suu Kyi to vote
- Suu Kyi's party warned over election criticism
- Myanmar cancels voting plans for some areas
- Retired Myanmar generals join election fray
- Myanmar media denounce those who push vote boycott
- Myanmar democracy icon wants to sue junta
- Myanmar’s pro-junta parties field army of candidates
- Myanmar media confirm junta chief retains power
- Myanmar parties complain election fee too high
- Myanmar generals resign to contest polls
- Myanmar generals shed uniforms ahead of election
- Suu Kyi asks supporters to boycott election