Salem Radio Network News Saturday, August 13, 2022


ASEAN decided no Myanmar junta at summits unless peace progress – chair Cambodia

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – Cambodia’s foreign minister on Saturday said the Southeast Asian regional bloc ASEAN had decided that Myanmar’s ruling generals would remain barred from any of its meetings until they show progress on a peace plan.

Prak Sokhonn, a special envoy on Myanmar and chair of this week’s Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) meetings, told a news conference the junta “must act in a way that shows progress is made then we will be able to act on a decision to show progress.”

(Reporting by Jiraporn Kuhakan; Writing by Martin Petty; Editing by Shri Navaratnam)


Editorial Cartoons

View More »

Bob Gorrell
Tue, Aug 2, 2022