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Myint Swe
မြင့်ဆွေ
President of Myanmar
Assumed office
1 February 2021
State Leader Min Aung Hlaing
Preceded by Win Myint
In office
21 March 2018 – 30 March 2018
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi
Preceded by Htin Kyaw
Succeeded by Win Myint
3rd First Vice President of Myanmar
Assumed office
30 March 2016
President Htin Kyaw
Himself (Acting)
Win Myint
Preceded by Sai Mauk Kham
Chief Minister of Yangon Region
In office
30 March 2011 – 30 March 2016
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Phyo Min Thein
Personal details
Born 24 June 1951 (1951-06-24) (age 69)
Political party Union Solidarity and Development Party
Spouse(s) Khin Thet Htay
Children 2
Education Defence Services Academy
Military service
Allegiance  Myanmar
Branch/service Myanmar Army
Years of service 1971–2010
Rank Lieutenant General.gif Lieutenant General

Myint Swe (Burmese: မြင့်ဆွေ; pronounced: [mjɪ̰ɰ̃ sʰwè]; born 24 June 1951) is a Burmese politician. He is the Acting President of Myanmar (Burma). He is also the 3rd First Vice President of Myanmar. He was Acting President of Myanmar after the resignation of President Htin Kyaw on 21 March 2018.

Swe was declared acting president after the coup d'état on 1 February 2021 and transferred power to Min Aung Hlaing.

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