On 15 March 2016, the NLD dominated-Hluttaw elected Htin Kyaw
as Myanmar's first civilian president in 53 years.
Most notably, her so-called 'puppet president,' Htin Kyaw
, resigned in late March and was replaced by Win Myint, a former speaker of Parliament's Lower House.
Win Myint, 66, was sworn-in as the President earlier in the day after he was elected by Parliament to replace Htin Kyaw
, who resigned last week over health concerns.
She led the government in that manner during the presidency of her close friend Htin Kyaw
, who retired last week because of ill-health.
, Myanmar's first democratically elected president, who resigned last week amid concerns about his health over the last few months.
Like his predecessor Htin Kyaw
, who retired last week for reasons of ill health, Win Myint, 66, is a Suu Kyi loyalist of many years and a stalwart member of her National League for Democracy.
The president of Myanmar Htin Kyaw
has resigned, his office has announced, BBC reports.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Htin Kyaw
, Myanmar's first civilian President in more than a half-century, resigned from office, according to an official statement on Wednesday.
President Htin Kyaw
-- who became Myanmar's first democratically elected civilian leader in 2016 after a half-century of military rule -- stepped down to "take a rest" amid widespread reports of the 71-year-old's declining health over the last year.
Guterres; Senegalese President Macky Sall; Myanmar President Htin Kyaw
; Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (in a video message); World Bank President Jim Yong Kim; WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom; UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake; World Medical Association President Yoshitake Yokokura; and Mr.
He said he was "very, very satisfied" with the separate private meetings he held with Suu Kyi, President Htin Kyaw
and Senior Gen.
Ortiz, in a separate interview, told Lifestyle he was assigned to design outfits for Myanmar President Htin Kyaw
and some Southeast Asian First Ladies.