Myanmar migrant workers living in Thailand hold pictures of Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi at a rally outside the Myanmar embassy in Bangkok, on December 19, 2022. Photo: EPA-EFE
Myanmar migrant workers living in Thailand hold pictures of Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi at a rally outside the Myanmar embassy in Bangkok, on December 19, 2022. Photo: EPA-EFE
Myanmar

Thailand hosts Myanmar junta figures in talks as key Asean nations decline invite

  • There were no representatives from Malaysia, the Philippines, Indonesia and Singapore – Myanmar junta’s most vocal critics in the Asean declined the invitation
  • There is discord in the 10-member group over whether to engage with the military that seized power last year and plunged Myanmar into conflict and economic ruin

Myanmar migrant workers living in Thailand hold pictures of Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi at a rally outside the Myanmar embassy in Bangkok, on December 19, 2022. Photo: EPA-EFE
Myanmar migrant workers living in Thailand hold pictures of Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi at a rally outside the Myanmar embassy in Bangkok, on December 19, 2022. Photo: EPA-EFE
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