Blow to Suu Kyi's presidency hopes

MYANMAR'S army-dominated government yesterday voted down a Bill that would have ended the military's effective veto on charter change. The move is a blow to Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who is barred from running for president unless the Constitution is amended.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 26, 2015, with the headline 'Blow to Suu Kyi's presidency hopes'. Print Edition | Subscribe