Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:

Burma : still an unknown quantity for ASEAN 2014 chair

File Size Format  
APB no. 140.pdf 70.4 kB Adobe PDF View/Open

Item Summary Pitsuwan, Fuadi 2011-12-07T04:40:01Z 2011-12-07T04:40:01Z 2011-11-30
dc.description For more about the East-West Center, see <a href=""></a>
dc.description.abstract While Burma’s military-backed regime should be commended for their efforts and willingness to steer the country towards democracy, the decision by the other nine countries of ASEAN to award Burma the rotating ASEAN chairmanship for 2014 may be premature and should have been conditional. Fuadi Pitsuwan, Adjunct Research Scholar in the Asian Studies Department at Georgetown University, argues that "But now that the decision has been made, the world cannot afford to see Burma fail. US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s visit to the country is a significant step in probing the Burmese government’s commitment to reform."
dc.format.extent 2 p.
dc.language.iso en-US
dc.publisher Washington, D.C. : East-West Center in Washington
dc.relation.ispartofseries Asia Pacific bulletin ; no. 140
dc.title Burma : still an unknown quantity for ASEAN 2014 chair
dc.type Report
dc.type.dcmi Text
Appears in Collections: Asia Pacific Bulletin

Please email if you need this content in ADA-compliant format.

Items in ScholarSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.