Myanmar's Historic Elections May End Military Rule
Myanmar's National League for Democracy is favored to win the first open elections in 25 years.By Mari Jo Valero | November 8, 2015
After half a century of military dictatorship, Myanmar could be on the verge of change as Aung San Suu Kyi and the opposition party favored to win the elections.
Suu Kyi is the leader of the opposition party, The National League for Democracy—also known as NLD. (Video via VOA)
While the NLD is expected to win most of the votes, the party still needs two-thirds of the parliamentary seats to gain a majority— though they could always create alliances with smaller parties.