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Myanmar’s Human Rights Violations and ASEAN’s Response
May 13, 2021

Myanmar’s Human Rights Violations and ASEAN’s Response

By OBA Mie
The recent measures may be less significant than they seem.

Myanmar Junta Labels Shadow Government ‘Terrorists’
May 10, 2021

Myanmar Junta Labels Shadow Government ‘Terrorists’

By Sebastian Strangio
The designation never bodes well for the possibility of peaceful resolution to a crisis.
Is ASEAN Still Relevant?
May 01, 2021

Is ASEAN Still Relevant?

By The Diplomat
Hoang Thi Ha, Ja Ian Chong, and Evan A. Laksmana discuss ASEAN's regional role amid the Myanmar crisis and China-U.S. tensions.

Myanmar Junta’s Diplomatic Games Need Tough Response
April 30, 2021

Myanmar Junta’s Diplomatic Games Need Tough Response

By John Sifton
The ASEAN summit’s failings demonstrate that standard diplomatic protocols are insufficient to deal with the Myanmar leadership. 

Assessing the Outcome of ASEAN’s Special Meeting on Myanmar
April 27, 2021

Assessing the Outcome of ASEAN’s Special Meeting on Myanmar

By Sebastian Strangio
The outcome of the special summit reflected both ASEAN's limitations and the intractable nature of the country's crisis.

Myanmar Protests Continue After ASEAN Peace Initiative
April 27, 2021

Myanmar Protests Continue After ASEAN Peace Initiative

By Associated Press
After chanting their opposition to the junta and listening to speeches, the protesters quickly scattered to avoid any confrontation with police or soldiers.

Duterte Joins Thai PM on the Sidelines of ASEAN Myanmar Summit
April 23, 2021

Duterte Joins Thai PM on the Sidelines of ASEAN Myanmar Summit

By Sebastian Strangio
The leaders' absence doesn't bode well for ASEAN's ability to muster a united front against Myanmar's junta.
Can the ASEAN Leaders Meeting Address the Crisis in Myanmar?
April 23, 2021

Can the ASEAN Leaders Meeting Address the Crisis in Myanmar?

By Lina Alexandra and Evan A. Laksmana
Despite the many political obstacles, an ASEAN-led option seems like the best of the bad options available.

Thai PM to Skip Special ASEAN Summit on Myanmar
April 21, 2021

Thai PM to Skip Special ASEAN Summit on Myanmar

By Sebastian Strangio
The leaders of eight Southeast Asian nations, including Myanmar's junta leader Min Aung Hlaing, are confirmed attendees at the meeting.

What ASEAN Leaders Should Say to the Head of Myanmar’s Junta
April 20, 2021

What ASEAN Leaders Should Say to the Head of Myanmar’s Junta

By Dino Patti Djalal
At this weekend's summit, Southeast Asian leaders need to take a firm and principled stance.

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