Reports: Myanmar ruling party concedes election defeat

November 9, 2015 8:18 AM

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YANGON, Myanmar — The ruling political party here conceded defeat to Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition party in the nation's first free general election in a quarter of a century, according to reports, although no official results have been announced and votes were still being counted.

"We lost," Htay Oo, leader of the Union Solidarity and Development Party, or USDP, told Reuters.

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