Protesters hold portraits of deposed Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi at an anti-coup demonstration in Mandalay. File photo: AP
Protesters hold portraits of deposed Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi at an anti-coup demonstration in Mandalay. File photo: AP
Myanmar

Myanmar junta blames ‘foreign intervention’ for Asean summit exclusion

  • Spokesman says US and EU have been putting pressure on Asian bloc member states
  • But analysts say excluding Min Aung Hlaing to invite a ‘non-political representative’ instead is ‘breakthrough’

Topic |   Myanmar
Protesters hold portraits of deposed Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi at an anti-coup demonstration in Mandalay. File photo: AP
Protesters hold portraits of deposed Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi at an anti-coup demonstration in Mandalay. File photo: AP
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