Myanmar 2003

Myanmar Border Map

Yearbook 2003 Burma. Ten members of the opposition party National Democratic Alliance (NLD) were sentenced in May to prison for up to 28 years for organizing protest actions against the military junta and cooperating with underground resistance groups. A few days later, NLD leader Aung San Suu Kyi was arrested after riots erupted when she visited northern Burma. According to the junta, the opposition leader was responsible for the riots,…

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