Myanmar's former military ruler Than Shwe 'supports Aung San Suu Kyi'
December 6 , 2015
The former military ruler of Myanmar sees Aung San Suu Kyi as the “future leader” of the country and has pledged his support for her during a secret meeting, according to the general’s grandson.
Details of the meeting between the National League for Democracy leader and General Than Shwe were revealed by the latter’s grandson in a Facebook post. The meeting lasted 150 minutes, he said.
Aung San Suu Kyi led her party to a landslide win in the general election in October.