Noeleen Heyzer, the United Nations’ newly appointed special envoy for Myanmar. Photo: Handout
Noeleen Heyzer, the United Nations’ newly appointed special envoy for Myanmar. Photo: Handout
Myanmar

Myanmar turmoil: UN envoy Noeleen Heyzer holds talks with Cambodia’s Hun Sen, calls on Asean to bring ‘humanitarian pause’ to violence

  • Newly appointed special envoy Noeleen Heyzer called for an end to the fighting in Myanmar so Asean’s ‘Five-Point Consensus’ peace road map can be implemented
  • The veteran official’s comments follow reports of intensified violence in Myanmar, and amid turmoil within the regional bloc over how to deal with the generals

Topic |   Myanmar
Noeleen Heyzer, the United Nations’ newly appointed special envoy for Myanmar. Photo: Handout
Noeleen Heyzer, the United Nations’ newly appointed special envoy for Myanmar. Photo: Handout
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