Exclusive-Amid divisions, cccleaders plan Myanmar visit this week

Published by

By Tom Allard and Panu Wongcha-um JAKARTA/BANGKOK (Reuters) – The chair and secretary-general of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) plan to travel to Myanmar this week even as the 10-nation bloc remains divided on how to respond to the military coup there, four diplomatic sources said. ASEAN, a grouping that includes Myanmar and has a policy of non-interference in the affairs of members, has led the main diplomatic effort to resolve the violent turmoil gripping the country following the overthrow of a democratically-elected government four months ago. The military has detained …

Read More

Share this Story
Load More Related Articles
Load More In US News

Facebook Comments

Check Also

Republican Party outspends Democrats in May in bid to retake U.S. Congress

Published by Reuters By Jason Lange WASHINGTON (Reuters) ...