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Myanmar opposition party to contest 2015 presidential election

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Myanmar’s opposition party, the National League for Democracy, says it will contest the 2015 presidential election.

It’s led by Nobel prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi, who is disqualified under the country’s constitution from running for the office.

In by elections held in 2012, it won 43 out of 45 seats.