About: Thein Sein

Global Europe 03-11-2015

Media intimidated ahead of Myanmar election, Amnesty claims

Myanmar's government, made up of ex-generals of the former military junta, is employing tactics associated with the erstwhile dictatorship to intimidate journalists before next weekend's historic general elections, Amnesty International has said.
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Global Europe 06-03-2013

EU pledges aid and trade to support ‘historical change’ in Myanmar

The European Commission praised the "historical changes" taking place in Burma and pledged more EU development money and a bilateral investment agreement to mark the first visit to Brussels yesterday (5 March) of Myanmar President Thein Sein.

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