Suu Kyi party wins 15 of 16 seats in first Myanmar poll results

Aung San Suu Kyi’s opposition party has won 15 out of 16 seats in the first results in Myanmar’s historic elections, with a clean sweep so far in its Yangon stronghold, poll officials said Monday.

The NLD’s haul includes 12 Yangon electorates in the 323-seat lower house of parliament. It won three regional parliament seats while a fourth went to the army-backed Union Solidarity and Development Party.

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