Myanmar by-elections a test for leader buffeted by crises

A voter cast her ballot for the by-election in Yangon, Myanmar, November 3, 2018. REUTERS/Ann Wang

MYITKYINA, Myanmar (Reuters) – Asked what Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has changed since becoming Myanmar’s leader two years ago, most residents of Kachin state in the far north say the roads: new tarmac smoothes the path for cars, motorbikes and campaign trucks ahead of a by-election set for Saturday. But beyond the city […]

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