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Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian & Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel Discuss Bilateral Relationship & Concerns about Violence in Rakhin

Yangon – Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel visited Myanmar April 9 – 10 to meet with senior Union Government officials in Naypyitaw and Yangon, including President Thein Sein, Foreign Minister Wunna Maung Lwin, Information Minister Aung Kyi, and Deputy Minister for Border Affairs Maung Maung Ohn, as well ...
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Ex-Im Bank Discusses Enhanced Economic Engagement

Yangon – Patricia Loui, Member of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank), discussed enhanced economic engagement in meetings with Union Government officials, U.S. business representatives, and local business leaders during a March 25-28 visit to Yangon and Naypyitaw. This visit follows Ex-Im Bank’s February 6 announcement that ...
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Security Message for United States Citizens – Ongoing Violence in Rakhine State

Security Message for United States Citizens March 29, 2014  Ongoing Violence in Rakhine State While there are no known specific threats against U.S. citizens in Rakhine State, ongoing mob violence prompts the Embassy to advise U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Burma to avoid travel to Rakhine State, except to the tourist resort Ngapali ...
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