Asia Geopolitics

What Challenges Face Myanmar’s First Civilian President in 53 Years?

Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss the challenges facing Htin Kyaw, Japan-Philippines ties, and North Korea.

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What Challenges Face Myanmar’s First Civilian President in 53 Years?
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The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss recent developments in Asia-Pacific geopolitics, including the election of Htin Kyaw as Myanmar’s first civilian president in over half-a-century, recent defense diplomacy between Japan and the Philippines, and North Korea’s nuclear program.

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