Press Release: Dialogue will make Myanmar stronger

The Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General, Ms. Christine Schraner Burgener, visited Myanmar from 18 to 29 January. During that time she oversaw the installation of her new office in Nay Pyi Taw, where she also met with union level Ministers and with the Chairperson of the Independent Commission of Enquiry.  

Myanmar Embassy Press Release in response to U.S Treasury Department’s sanctions on Commanders and Units of Myanmar security forces: 17 August 2018

See below for U.S Treasury Department Press Release (17 August 2018) partial text: WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned four Burmese military and Border Guard Police (BGP) commanders and two Burmese military units for their involvement in ethnic cleansing in Burma’s Rakhine State and other […]