Snr-Gen Min Aung Hlaing was notable by his absence at yesterday’s peace talks, instead touring an Israeli naval base and strengthening bilateral ties.
A delegation from the maligned former Soviet republic heads to Burma to discuss strengthening military and technical cooperation
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