Win Myint will continue his predecessor's deference to Ms Suu Kyi
as the de facto national leader.
The protests were attended by Rohingya supporters and human rights activists who chanted "Go Home Aung San Suu Kyi
" and were held as Suu Kyi
arrived in Australia's most populous city, Sydney, for a summit of Southeast Asian leaders over the weekend, presstv reported.
, who also serves as Burma's foreign minister, is scheduled to attend an event in New Delhi on 25-26 January to mark the 25th anniversary of the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit.
was in the Philippines last April for the Asean Leaders' Summit.
Naypyitaw [Myanmar], September 19 ( ANI ): The UNICEF Deputy Representative, Paul Edwards, on Tuesday hailed Myanmar State Councillor Aung San Suu Kyi
's statement welcoming the collaboration with United Nations to resolve the Rohingya crisis and said that it is start of a new period.
Western diplomats and aid officials attending the address welcomed Suu Kyi
's message, though some doubted if she had said enough to end the barrage of global criticism Myanmarhas faced.
has been criticised by the UN's special rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar for failing to protect the Rohingya Muslim minority.
is highly problematic, let alone being premature.
The party also nominated Suu Kyi
's loyalist Henry Van Hti Yu, an ethnic Chin minority and upper house NLD lawmaker, the (http://bigstory.ap.org/article/da19b977e5004593808cec617c625852/myanmar-transition-set-president-unlikely-be-suu-kyi) Associated Press reported.
President Thein Sein - the military President has congratulated Suu Kyi
on the victory.
Four years after being released from house arrest, Suu Kyi
is now a member of Myanmar's Parliament and has been pushing for changes to a constitutional provision that is blocking her path to the presidency.
I hope India will firmly stand behind us in this endeavor," Suu Kyi
said after meeting Singh and delivering a lecture at an event held to commemorate India's first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru.