Aung San Suu Kyi has won by landslide victory ,as ruling party conceded defeat in Myanmar’s first free elections in 25 years

  • Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy has won by land slide victory .The 70-year-old led the campaign for democracy in the country, which is currently ruled by a military dictatorship
  • But a military constitution, condemned as ‘very silly’ by Suu Kyi, means she will not be made president herself
  • Nobel Peace Prize winner spent 20 years under house arrest until 2010 ,when military refused to accept 1990 victory. She is the only lady ruler in the world today

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