Xi Jinping and Aung San Suu Kyi in the Myanmar capital Naypyidaw. Photo: AFP Xi Jinping and Aung San Suu Kyi in the Myanmar capital Naypyidaw. Photo: AFP
Xi Jinping and Aung San Suu Kyi in the Myanmar capital Naypyidaw. Photo: AFP
Myanmar

China and Myanmar’s growing closeness could help forge united front against international critics

  • Both sides are expected to support each other in areas such as the Rohingya crisis and Xinjiang following Xi Jinping’s visit
  • Visit was first by a Chinese leader since 2001 and helped cement Beijing’s influence

Topic |   Myanmar
Xi Jinping and Aung San Suu Kyi in the Myanmar capital Naypyidaw. Photo: AFP Xi Jinping and Aung San Suu Kyi in the Myanmar capital Naypyidaw. Photo: AFP
Xi Jinping and Aung San Suu Kyi in the Myanmar capital Naypyidaw. Photo: AFP
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