Burma holds landmark elections

Showing support: stalls selling Aung San Suu Kyi and NLD T-shirts in Rangoon

The people of Burma are on Sunday voting in landmark by-elections that could pave the way for the removal of wide-ranging US and European Union sanctions, allowing more companies to participate in the nation’s energy sector.

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