civil-military relations

Uta Gärtner: Legacies of Military Rule in Myanmar, pp. 203-222

For more than half a century, Myanmar was ruled by the military. Even now, with a civilian government in power, the military exerts considerable political influence and sees its involve­ment in national politics as a fundamental task alongside defending the sovereignty and integ­rity of the country. This factual situation logically derives from the origins and development of the armed forces.

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