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Foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) decided on Friday to exclude the military leadership of Myanmar from the regional group’s summit meeting, scheduled for Oct. 26 to 28, in favor of a non-political representative, an association source said.

The decision marks a historic shift for ASEAN from its principle of non-interference in the domestic affairs of member countries.

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