Abe invites Suu Kyi to visit Japan soon

Nov 21, 2015

Abe invites Suu Kyi to visit Japan soon

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has invited Aung San Suu Kyi, leader of Myanmar’s biggest opposition party, the National League for Democracy, to visit Japan at an early date, the Foreign Ministry said Friday. In a message to Suu Kyi, Abe expressed his congratulations on ...

Nov 13, 2015

Myanmar's historic election

The NLD's triumph in Myanmar's election is an important victory for democracy, but amid the celebration it's important to remember this is only a beginning.

Nov 10, 2015

China paper warns Myanmar away from stronger U.S. ties

A Chinese newspaper linked to the ruling Communist Party warned Myanmar Tuesday not to leave its embrace for the U.S., as opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s party was slated to wrest power from the military-backed government. Beijing was Yangon’s closest ally during the ...