Some in Burma Call for Boycott of Elections

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, the detained leader of the pro-democracy party in Burma, has called on her fellow citizens to boycott upcoming elections in the military-run Southeast Asian nation. This weekend's election will be the first held there in twenty years and the state media is urging citizens to cast their ballots. Our partners at the BBC spoke with people in Burma about the upcoming election.

Produced by:

Rupert Allman

Comments [1]

adam c. from san francisco, ca

thanks for this. interested to see how it all plays out.

Nov. 04 2010 07:53 PM

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