“Our fundamental objective is to help the new government succeed,” said US presidential advisor Ben Rhodes, adding that “we want to see as much trade and investment as possible.”
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi has accepted an invitation from US President Barack Obama to visit the United States before he leaves office.
The meeting comes amid growing efforts in Burma to deny the existence of the Rohingya as a distinct ethnic group.
DVB sat down with Ambassador Mitchell to discuss how the challenge an the opportunity of Burma’s upcoming election. How resilient is Burmese democracy?
An American and an Austrian citizen who were detained by police after being stopped at a militia checkpoint in northern Shan State have been released.
As the funeral gets underway, international condemnation and demands for a full investigation grow louder.