As Myanmar Prepares For Elections, Its Critics Fret

Saw David Tharkapaw is vice chairman of the Karen National Union, whose armed wing, the Karen National  Liberation Army, has waged war with Myanmar's military for decades. Tharkapaw  says the Burmese army is preparing to launch a military offensive against ethnic  forces after the election.
Saw David Tharkapaw is vice chairman of the Karen National Union, whose armed wing, the Karen National Liberation Army, has waged war with Myanmar's military for decades. Tharkapaw says the Burmese army is preparing to launch a military offensive against ethnic forces after the election.