Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition newspaper is among a host of Myanmar publications planning to print daily, the party said Tuesday, as authorities prepare to loosen their grip on the long-shackled media.
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi speaks to villagers in Monywa, on March 13, 2013. Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy have announced that their newspaper is among a host of publications planning a daily print run as the Myanmar authorities prepare to loosen their grip on the long-shackled media.
State-owned newspapers are currently the only dailies allowed because of decades-long restrictions on private journals put in place by a previous junta regime that sought to stamp out any public dissent.
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