Abe, Suu Kyi affirm cooperation on Myanmar development

/ Sep 7, 2016

Abe, Suu Kyi affirm cooperation on Myanmar development

Meeting with Myanmar’s de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Wednesday that Japan is committed to assisting in the development of her nation, offering a counterpoint to China’s influence.In their talks on the sidelines of meetings of the Association ...

Myanmar Buddhists jeer ex-U.N. chief on peace mission

Sep 6, 2016

Myanmar Buddhists jeer ex-U.N. chief on peace mission

Hundreds of Buddhists jeered former U.N. chief Kofi Annan as he arrived in Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine state Tuesday to examine a bitter religious conflict that has displaced tens of thousands of Muslim Rohingya.Annan has been tasked by the de facto leader of Myanmar’s new ...