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In her last press conference before Burma's historic vote... Opposition leader Aung Sun Suu Chi hinted at defying a constitutional ban on becoming the country's head of state. SOT SOUNDBITE 1 - Aung San Suu Kyi, NLD leader Please note sound is tinny - this is the quality of the feed"Who said I am going to be the prime minister of the country, prime minister is below the president and I've said I am going to be above the president."Journalist: How?ASSK: "I've already made plans."Her National League for Democracy party is hoping to win two thirds of the vote - enough to form a government.Its main rival, the incumbent USDP is made up mostly of former military officers. Meanwhile, Suu Kyi - an icon of democracy - has been criticised on her longtime silence over the plight of Burma's persecuted minority, the Rohingya Muslims, many of whom live in Rakhine State. On Thursday she told journalists not to - quote - "exaggerate" the problem.SOT A whole country is in a dramatic situation, not just Rakhine State... It would help us greatly if our well wishers recognised this and helped us to bring the communities together and not try to drive them apart. An NLD win could loosen the army's longtime grip on power but 25 percent of parliament seats are still reserved for serving military officers who have a veto over any major policy change.

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In her last press conference before Burma's historic vote... Opposition leader Aung Sun Suu Chi hinted at defying a constitutional ban on becoming the country's head of state. SOT SOUNDBITE 1 - Aung San Suu Kyi, NLD leader Please note sound is tinny

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