MYANMAR-INFORMATION MINISTER EMBRACES THE PROPAGANDA MACHINE HE INHERITED
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By Kyaw Phyo Tha
The Irrawaddy-Dec 6
Relations between the National League for Democracy-led government and local media have turned sour lately. The situation must be addressed by the government. Last month, President U Win Myint and State Counselor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi revealed their controversial perceptions of the media, which some media professionals interpreted as a skepticism that could have a chilling effect on the Fourth Estate.
First published in: The Irrawaddy