15 iulie 2019

What the Recent Military Shake-Ups Really Mean


Recent military reshuffling and further upcoming shakeups are related to the 2020 general elections in Myanmar, and the military will undergo more calculated reshuffling in the future—expectedly before the year is out.We are likely to see lieutenant generals in their 60s that have fully served the last five years retire and regional commanders likely fill their places.Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, who assumed the commander-in-chief of the armed forces position in March 2011, has been grooming [...]