Burma/Myanmar

Event

A Conversation with Aung San Suu Kyi

Speaker: Aung San Suu Kyi
Presider: Paula Dobriansky
Host: Mark P. Lagon

In advance of U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's visit in December, the Council on Foreign Relations held a meeting conducted via live videoconference with Aung San Suu Kyi.

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U.S. Policy Options Toward Myanmar

Speaker: Joshua Kurlantzick
Speaker: Lex Rieffel
Presider: Romesh Ratnesar

Following Myanmar's April by-elections, the United States and others have discussed the possibility of lifting sanctions, opening aid and investment opportunities, and normalizing diplomatic relations with the military-backed civilian government. Please join Joshua Kurlantzick and Lex Rieffel to assess the challenges and opportunities of modifying U.S. political and economic policy toward Myanmar.

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