ASEAN

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

ASEAN's Myanmar envoy looks to form team including advisors from Bangladesh

Rohingya crisis

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

4th anniv of Rohingya exodus being marked with repatriation a far cry

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

Myanmar army ruler takes prime minister role, again pledges elections

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

US urges ASEAN to take joint action against Myanmar

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

Russia backs ASEAN plan on tackling Myanmar crisis

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 ...

ASEAN, Myanmar and Rohingya crisis

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 ...

Southeast Asian leaders set for Myanmar crisis talks

Military Coup

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

ASEAN calls summit on Myanmar crisis

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 ...

Myanmar shadow government wants ASEAN crisis talks invite

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 ...

Myanmar junta leader set to join ASEAN summit
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