Myanmar facing Constitutional crisis

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- The ruling party in Myanmar said revising a constitution adopted in 2008 would be a threat to national security.

Suu Kyi loses appeal against house arrest

YANGON, Myanmar, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- The country's highest court has rejected the latest appeal by democracy advocate and Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi against her house arrest.
Myanmar court to hear Suu Kyi appeal

Myanmar court to hear Suu Kyi appeal

YANGON, Myanmar, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi will be back in court Dec. 21 for an appeal against her house detention, an expatriate news agency said.
Support growing for Suu Kyi release

Support growing for Suu Kyi release

YANGON, Myanmar, May 28 (UPI) -- The Myanmar court trying opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi adjourned until Monday after hearing the lone defense witness, a spokesman said Thursday.
Myanmar opposition head denies allegations

Myanmar opposition head denies allegations

YANGON, Myanmar, May 22 (UPI) -- An attorney for Aung San Suu Kyi, a leading opposition figure in Myanmar, says she denies having violated the terms of her house arrest.
Suu Kyi, U.S. visitor go on trial

Suu Kyi, U.S. visitor go on trial

YANGON, Myanmar, May 18 (UPI) -- Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the U.S. man who visited her went on trial Monday behind closed doors in a prison compound.

Suu Kyi to stand trial

YANGON, Myanmar, May 14 (UPI) -- Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi is set to face trial in the case of an American accused of entering her home where the opposition leader is under house arrest.

Report: Myanmar activist denied doctor

BANGKOK, May 10 (UPI) -- Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is dehydrated, has low blood pressure and is being denied adequate medical care, her party said.

U.S., Myanmar diplomats meet

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar, March 26 (UPI) -- A senior U.S. diplomat met with Myanmar officials in the Asian country as the Obama administration continued its review of U.S. policy for the country.

Myanmar to let in South Asian experts

YANGON, Myanmar, May 19 (UPI) -- Myanmar's military regime agreed to let in experts from neighboring countries to assess the amount of aid needed by survivors of Cyclone Nargis.

Cyclone in Myanmar kills at least 15,000

YANGON, Myanmar, May 5 (UPI) -- The death toll from the cyclone that slashed through Myanmar has soared to more than 15,000 people, official sources said late Monday.

India stresses Myanmar political reforms

NEW DELHI, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- India urged Myanmar's military junta Wednesday to introduce broad-based political reforms and begin "national reconciliation."

Myanmar defends protest clampdown

UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Myanmar's foreign minister told the United Nations the clampdown on protesters was justified because of alleged foreign meddling.

ASEAN raps Myanmar junta

NEW YORK, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- ASEAN foreign ministers in a strongly worded statement asked the military junta in their member country Myanmar to stop the crackdown on its protesters.

Myanmar to U.N.: Remove us from SC agenda

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Myanmar says it poses no threat to regional peace and security and therefore should be removed from the U.N. Security Council's agenda.
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Nyan Win (Burmese: ဉာဏ်ဝင်း, pronounced ; born 22 January 1953) has been the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Myanmar since September 19, 2004. He is a Major General in the Burmese Army. He was Deputy Chief of Military Training for the Myanmar Armed Forces before he became a member of the SPDC. He also served as Commandant of CGSC (Command and General Staff College). He is a graduate of Defence Services Academy (DSA). He is married to Myint Myint Soe.

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