Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrives in Bagan. Photo: AP
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrives in Bagan. Photo: AP

Foreign Minister Wang Yi becomes most senior Chinese official to visit Myanmar since coup

  • The government-in-exile has criticised Wang for lending legitimacy to the military junta that overthrew Aung San Suu Kyi’s government last February
  • But Wang praised the junta for its ‘China-friendly’ approach and promised to develop economic ties with its neighbour

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrives in Bagan. Photo: AP
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrives in Bagan. Photo: AP
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