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Tin Oo, co-founder of Myanmar's National League for Democracy with Aung San Suu Kyi, dies at 97

Tin Oo, co-founder of Myanmar's National League for Democracy with Aung San Suu Kyi, dies at 97

Tin Oo, one of the closest associates of Myanmar's ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi as well as a co-founder of her National League for Democracy party, has died. He was 97.

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Tin Oo, co-founder of Myanmar's National League for Democracy with Aung San Suu Kyi, dies at 97 Tin Oo, co-founder of Myanmar's National League for Democracy with Aung San Suu Kyi, dies at 97

Tin Oo, one of the closest associates of Myanmar's ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi as well as a co-founder of her National League for Democracy party, has died. He was 97.

Tin Oo died Saturday morning at Yangon General Hospital, said Moh Khan, a charity worker citing a member of his family. Charity workers in Myanmar handle funeral arrangements.

Moh Khan said Tin Oo had been hospitalised at Yangon General Hospital on Wednesday due to difficulty urinating and other health problems, including weakness. His cause of death was not immediately announced.

More details awaited.

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Edited By: Atiqul Habib
Published On: Jun 01, 2024