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Recent articles: The Diplomat: Could Aung San Suu Kyi Be Myanmar’s Next House Speaker? – Renaud Egreteau 10/09 The Diplomat: Could Myanmar’s Elections Devolve into Disorder? – Shawn W. Crispin 10/09 Myanmar elections will ‘not loosen military’s grip on business’ 10/09 Aung San Suu Kyi vows to lead Burma despite being barred from presidency 10/08 US issues Myanmar election security warning 10/08 Eleven Media: USDP takes swipe at Suu Kyi-Obama kiss 10/08 Myanmar Times: 88 Generation and NLD join forces for rally – Thu Thu Aung, Simon Widmer 10/08 Indo-Asian News Services: Myanmar can help India, China overcome problems: Aung San Suu Kyi 10/08 Reuters: Suu Kyi says hopes to lead Myanmar despite constitutional ban – Timothy McLaughlin 10/08 Kim Jong Un accepts global statesman award as Pyongyang gears up for parade 10/08 Suu Kyi vows to 'lead Myanmar' 10/07 Myanmar Times: Ethnic Chinese hope for an NLD victory – Yola Verbruggen   10/07 Reuters: War of words escalates between Wirathu and NLD   10/07 Suu Kyi says hopes to lead Myanmar despite constitutional ban 10/07 Aung San Suu Kyi wants Myanmar to have good relations with both India and China 10/07 Suu Kyi Will Lead Government if Party Wins Myanmar Polls 10/07 Myanmar can help India and China be good friends : Suu Kyi 10/07 NLD chief says Myanmar can play a role in bringing India and China closer together 10/07 I can be leader even if not Myanmar president: Suu Kyi 10/07 Aung San Suu Kyi vows to lead Burma despite being barred from presidency 10/07 Aung San Suu Kyi affirms she will lead Government if NLD wins 10/07 Myanmar Times: Dictatorship will die if NLD wins election: patron – Maung Zaw 10/05 Candidates rush for ethnic affairs minister positions in Kayin State 10/05 Monk U Wirathu speaks of support of USDP, denigration of NLD 10/05 Democratic Voice of Burma: NLD urges members to take ‘thugs’ to court – Shwe Aung 10/05 The Irrawaddy: Union Election official says hands tied on Ma Ba Tha politicking – Kyaw Phyo Tha 10/05 Myanmar Times: The party that came in from the cold – Kayleigh Long 10/05 Myanmar radical monk endorses ruling party in election, raps opposition 10/04 Myanmar nationalist monks stage large rally as religious tensions grow 10/04 The Economist: Divided we stand: A campaign takes shape in a fragile young democracy – The Economist 10/02 Myanmar Times: The election’s known unknowns – Roger Mitton   10/02 Eleven Media: Fear grows of another stolen poll in Myanmar – Nay Htun Naing 10/02 VIDEO: Supporters rally round Aung San Suu Kyi 10/02 Reuters: Hardline monks and Myanmar’s opposition clash in social media row – Hnin Yadana Zaw & Timothy McLaughlin   10/02 Myanmar Now: Female candidates defy prejudice to contest election 10/02 Myanmar's Divided Opposition Slows Change 10/02 Myanmar Times: Watch out for invalid and advance votes: NLD patron – Kyaw Ko Ko 10/02 The Irrawaddy: Wirathu: ‘People started to hate and misunderstand us’ – Zarni Mann 10/02 Myanmar Times: Kachin State warlord ordered to let opponents campaign – Ei Ei Toe Lwin and Wa Lone 10/01 Myanmar Times: NLD candidates quietly break from Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s message – Thu Thu Aung 10/01 The Irrawaddy: USDP eyes big wins in Burma’s rice bowl – Salai Thant Zin 10/01 The Irrawaddy: NLD says party to meet with UEC on campaign disputes – Moe Myint   10/01 Reuters: Factbox – Parties contesting Myanmar’s general election 10/01 Myanmar: No Muslims running for NLD for political reasons 10/01 Myanmar Times: Foreign business takes stock of the NLD – Yola Verbruggen 10/01 Agence France-Presse: EU to deploy Myanmar election observers 09/30 The Irrawaddy: Senior NLD leader calls UEC bias over election complaints – Kyaw Phyo Tha   09/30 Myanmar Now: A star and a peacock – Which party is that? Election symbols set to confuse – Phyo Thiha Cho 09/29 Myanmar Times: NLD claims barred from Coco Island race – Pyae Thet Phyo 09/29 Democratic Voice of Burma: Choose a patron, not a party: USDP candidate – Yamin Oo 09/29 What’s next for Myanmar and Australia? 09/29 Myanmar Times: What’s next for Myanmar and Australia? – Nicholas Farrelly 09/28 ‘The USDP will try to win in the constituencies they need to control militarily or economically’ – Aung Thu 09/25 The Irrawaddy: NLD, Ma Ba Tha in war of words over campaign claims – Kyaw Phyo Tha 09/25 Myanmar Times: Minister admits tough fight to hold seat – Swan Ye Htut 09/24 Honduran priest Padre Melo wins Rafto human rights prize 09/24 The Irrawaddy: Militia leader orders NLD out of Kachin State races – Nyein Nyein 09/24 The Irrawaddy: NLD accuses Ma Ba Tha of unlawful influence – Moe Myint 09/24 Reuters: Myanmar president broadcasts democratic credentials in election push – Hnin Yadana Zaw 09/24 Suu Kyi urges 'brave' votes, touts constituency development 09/23 Myanmar president broadcasts democratic credentials in election push 09/23 Myanmar army chief says he would welcome woman president 09/22 Aung San Suu Kyi vows good governance, effective administration 09/22 NLD needs to lift the standard 09/22 Reuters: Myanmar’s Suu Kyi promises voters corruption free government – Hnin Yadana Zaw 09/22 The Irrawaddy: Ma Ba Tha: NLD is the party of ‘Islamists’ – Salai Thant Zin & Zarni Mann 09/22 Myanmar Times: Central Bank official responds to NLD’s call for greater autonomy – Aye Thidar Kyaw 09/22 Myanmar army head 'would welcome female president' 09/22 Myanmar Times: NLD details laundry list of complaints against UEC – Lun Min Mang    09/22 The Irrawaddy: Suu Kyi: We want to work with the military – Kyaw Pho Tha 09/22 Reuters: Beijing urges Burma to stabilise shared border 09/22 China's Defence Minister Chang Wanquan calls for border stability in Myanmar ahead of historic elections 09/22 Suu Kyi urges 'brave' votes, touts constituency development 09/22 Reuters: Myanmar’s Suu Kyi campaigns in home constituency as poll battle heats up 09/22 Myanmar Times: Voter list manipulation feared in Hlaing Tharar township – Zaw Zaw Htwe 09/21 China calls for border stability in Myanmar ahead of elections 09/21 Myanmar's Suu Kyi campaigns in home constituency as poll battle heats up 09/21 7 candidates for Chin affairs minister in Sagaing region 09/20 Myanmar’s e-revolution aids transparency, media control 09/19 Myanmar to set date to sign ceasefire with rebel groups 09/19 Myanmar Times: Daw Suu plans ‘risky’ Rakhine trip – Ei Ei Toe Lwin 09/18 Myanmar Times: ‘British spy’ claim in smear campaign against NLD leader – Wa Lone   09/18 Democratic Voice of Burma: Local Karenni parties ready to face NLD, USDP 09/18 Reuters: Suu Kyi party manifesto pledges “dignified” Myanmar military role — Aung Hla Tun 09/16 Nay Pyi Taw marks Int'l Democracy Day 09/16 Mizzima: Political dialogue to start in January 2016  09/16 Democratic Voice of Burma: Gagged: NLD bans candidates from speaking to media – Shwe Aung 09/16 Democratic Voice of Burma: Accused USDP candidate continues campaigning – Shwe Aung 09/16 Myanmar Times: Independents hit back at NLD leader for ‘worthless’ remark — Ye Mon  09/16 The Irrawaddy: Suu Kyi campaigns in sought-after Karenni constituency — Moe Myint 09/16 Reuters: As election looms, Burma trials target dissent — Aubrey Belford & Minzayar Oo 09/16 Democratic Voice of Burma: Local Karenni parties ready to face NLD, USDP 09/16 Suu Kyi party manifesto pledges 'dignified' Myanmar military role 09/15 Why new democracies still need foreign poll-watchers 09/15 Can the rebels of Rangoon take power in Burma? 09/15 As election looms, Myanmar trials target dissent 09/14 Agence France-Presse: Suu Kyi begins election bid with first rally in Kayah State 09/11 Myanmar lawyers join growing 'ribbon' protest 09/11 The Irrawaddy: In search of nationwide success, NLD propels ethnic candidates to the fore – Kyaw Phyo Tha   09/11 The Irrawaddy: Slow off the mark for Burma’s smaller political parties – Yen Snaing   09/11