The leaders of Burma’s government formally congratulate the new US president-elect, while nationalists offer a strong show of support.
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte delivers a new broadside against the United States as he leaves for an official visit to fellow US ally Japan.
USAID chief Gayle Smith says sustainable agriculture has “enormous potential” as a driver of economic growth in Burma.
Burma’s President Thein Sein has concluded the first day of an official visit in Ulaanbaatar, expressing his satisfaction with Mongolian-Burmese relations.
Thein Sein is scheduled to make an official state visit to Mongolia later this month, at the invitation of Mongolian President Taskhiagiin Elbegdorj.
Aung San Suu Kyi: “[Western nations] still want Burma to have a happy ending, but think they’ll get a happy ending simply by insisting that it is a happy ending.”