Khin Nyunt, a senior member of the junta, took place the previous October, the ABSDF
praised the direct dialogue, saying it could help solve the political deadlock in the country.
We are here to tell the world to recall what happened in our country 11 years ago when the military junta killed the people who called for democracy," So Aung, a member of ABSDF
, told Kyodo News.
It is unclear if large numbers will answer the call to participate in the strike, called the ''9999'' movement, but Myanmar authorities said earlier 37 activists, including members of the ABSDF and the National League for Democracy, the leading pro-democracy party, were arrested in connection with the campaign.
The ABSDF rejected the accusation and called for the release of all political prisoners and the lifting of what it called all oppressive measures against the people.
spokesman said he is confident that the provisional government will garner public support in Myanmar.
Quoting prison sources, the ABSDF said the renovation began last week after Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) sent a letter to the ruling State Peace and Development Council (SPDC) on June 24 demanding that a parliament of representatives elected in the 1990 elections be convened within 60 days.
Aung San Suu Kyi following the NLD's demand,'' the ABSDF said.