TITLE

Suu Kyi Release Signals May Spark Easing Of Sanctions

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2010, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the ease of sanctions against Myanmar by the U.S., following the elections and potential release of pro-democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi after the polls. The elections aimed at raising the regime's perceived legitimacy and achieving an easing of sanctions imposed by the U.S. and European power. U.S. President Barack Obama has included Myanmar among the countries he wishes to engage with.
ACCESSION #
48426985

 

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