NLD faces stiff opposition from military MPs over charter amendment proposal

Proposal to change constitution faces opposition

A parliamentarian from the National League for Democracy (NLD) has put forward a proposal to put together a parliamentary committee that shall work on preparing changes to the 2008 Constitution. The move has already seen strong opposition from milita
Thura U Shwe Mann stated mutual trust needed in democratic transition

National reconciliation key to democratic progress: Shwe Mann

National reconciliation and trust building are the key to a successful democratic transition in Myanmar, the parliament’s Legal Affairs and Special Issues Assessment Commission Chair Thura U Shwe Mann has said. Speaking at a debate broadcast by loc