* Khun Tun Oo, Shan Nationalities Democratic Party (SNLD
The National Convention has been successively boycotted by the SNLD
, the SSA and the main opposition National League for Democracy, led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who remains under house arrest.
of NLD members and a few people associated with the SNLD
Hkun Tun Oo, 68, leader of the Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD
), is known to be respected by all Shan movements and other ethnic nationalities.
Leader of Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD
) Khun Htun Oo has been transferred from Putao prison in Kachin State to Taung-ngu's prison in middle Burma.
In particular, CSW reiterates its call for the release of 88 General leaders Min Ko Naing, Ko Ko Gyi, Ko Mya Aye, Shan National League for Democracy (SNLD
) leader Khun Htun Oo, and U Gambira, a Buddhist monk who helped lead the 2007 pro-democracy demonstrations.
As could be seen the junta has taken all precautionary measures to sideline the mainstream opposition parties like National League for Democracy (NLD) and Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD
), which came out second in the 1990 nation-wide elections by its military supremacy constitution.