Saturday, 18 September 2021
Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
ASEAN's Myanmar envoy looks to form team including advisors from Bangladesh
ASEAN's Myanmar envoy said he was looking to establish a team of advisors to support his role as envoy. The team could include Myanmar's neighbours, including India and Bangladesh
04 Sep 2021, 20:44
4th anniv of Rohingya exodus being marked with repatriation a far cry
Repatriation attempt failed twice in November 2018 and August 2019 amid Rohingyas’ lack of trust in the Myanmar government
25 Aug 2021, 09:14
Myanmar army ruler takes prime minister role, again pledges elections
In a speech on Sunday, Min Aung Hlaing repeated a pledge to hold elections by 2023 and said his administration was ready to work with a future regional envoy on Myanmar
01 Aug 2021, 19:40
US urges ASEAN to take joint action against Myanmar
The US has "deep concerns" about the situation in Myanmar following February's coup, urging the ASEAN to take action, the state department said Tuesday
14 Jul 2021, 13:53
Russia backs ASEAN plan on tackling Myanmar crisis
Russia strongly supports the Southeast Asian diplomatic effort to end the crisis in Myanmar and has conveyed similar messages to the country's military leadership
06 Jul 2021, 13:37
ASEAN, Myanmar and Rohingya crisis
The issue of Rohingya repatriation and a solution to the crisis was raised at the ASEAN summit. It was significant because Myanmar’s military junta head General Min Aung Hlaing was present at the ...
05 May 2021, 17:41
Southeast Asian leaders set for Myanmar crisis talks
Southeast Asian leaders will hold Myanmar crisis talks Saturday with junta leader Min Aung Hlaing who has become the focus of international outrage over a military coup and crackdown that has left ...
24 Apr 2021, 14:35
ASEAN calls summit on Myanmar crisis
Myanmar's military has shown little willingness to engage with its neighbours and no sign of wanting to talk to members of the government it ousted
20 Apr 2021, 13:49
Myanmar shadow government wants ASEAN crisis talks invite
Myanmar's shadow government on Sunday urged Southeast Asian leaders to give it a seat at the table during crisis talks next week, and not to recognise the military regime that seized power in a ...
18 Apr 2021, 22:37
Myanmar junta leader set to join ASEAN summit
Myanmar junta leader Min Aung Hlaing will join a special ASEAN summit next week, the Thai foreign ministry said Saturday, his first official trip since masterminding a coup which deposed civilian ...
17 Apr 2021, 22:01