Slow Progress On 'Road Map' To Democracy

March 2004
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2004, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p7
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This article presents information on political conditions in Burma. The Stale Peace and Development Council (SPDC), another name for Burma's ruling military junta, is making only slow progress towards establishing its road map to democracy. According to the road map once ceasefires have been agreed between the SPDC and all of Burma's rebel groups, a constitution convention will take place, where all or Myanmar's numerous rebel and ethnic groups will have an opportunity to discuss how the country should be ruled.


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