November 2008
Background Notes on Countries of the World: Brunei Darussalam;Nov2008, p6
Country Report
This article focuses on the relations of Brunei Darussalam with the U.S. It recalls a Treaty of Peace, Friendship, Commerce and Navigation signed by the two countries in 1850. It remembers the opening of a U.S. embassy in Bandar Seri Begawan following the state's full independence from Great Britain in 1984. It adds that Brunei's armed forces engage in joint exercises, training programs and other military cooperation with the U.S.


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