NAY PHI TAW - Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi said on Thursday that she will run for president and will work for the constitution to be amended to allow her to do so.
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi (C), Union Minister, Office of the President, Soe Thane (L) and activist Zin Mar Aung are pictured on the set of a TV show on the sidelines of the 22nd World Economic Forum on East Asia at the Myanmar International Convention Center in Naypyidaw on June 6, 2013. (AFP Photo)
Crafted by the military junta, the constitution blocks anyone whose spouses or children are overseas citizens from running for leadership of the country.
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