Like the country’s entire police force, the General Administration Department falls under the Home Ministry, one of three ministries controlled by the military. The other two are defense and border affairs.Wai Moe contributed reporting from Naypyidaw, Myanmar.
Thant Myint-U, a historian who has advised the government, called the victory for the opposition a “crushing win.” But he cautioned that Ms. would be into a fragile power-sharing arrangement with the military, which kept her under house arrest for the better part of two decades.
The Conservatives’ lead fell sharply after May announced plans to make elderly voters pay toward their old-age care, while Corbyn has gained ground thanks to popular policies such as renationalization and higher taxes for the rich.
And several times he struggled to answer one very simple question: “What’s the point of the Prime Minister?”