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Saw Maung

Saw Maung (1928– ), president of the Union of Myanmar (Burma, 1988–92). Armed forces chief of staff and a close associate of former ruler Ne Win, he led the coup that placed him in office, ousting President Maung Maung. He then abolished parliament and formed the National Unity Party.

See also: Myanmar.

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