TITLE

Ailing Leader Raises Risk Of Internal Strife

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Nov2008, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article forecasts the political condition of Burma for 2008-2009. The prospects for political progress in the country is expected to bleak due to the government's little interest in meeting demands for increased freedom. The protests against the State Peace and Development Council (SPDC) regime in September 2007 have finally reached its end. However, military junta leader Than Shwe is forecast to increase the risk of infighting with the SPDC.
ACCESSION #
34763620

 

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