Vijay Nambiar

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Ever since their ice-breaking meeting last year, President Thein Sein and Daw Aung San Suu Kyi have shown uncommon courage and pragmatism as they have moved cautiously, but in step, to reorient public attitudes and transform the political climate within Myanmar.

The government showed wisdom in allowing the National League for Democracy and Aung San Suu Kyi to reenter the political sphere. In turn, “the Lady” was generous to agree to contest elections despite her reservations regarding the 2008 Constitution.

Though the April 1 by-elections covered less than 7 percent of the total seats in Parliament, they have now acquired a unique significance.…  Seguir leyendo »