27 septembrie 2021

Myanmar won't address UN General Assembly amid legitimacy battle


No representative from Myanmar will speak at the U.N. General Assembly amid a battle for international legitimacy between the military junta and the democratically elected government it ousted earlier this year. Myanmar's U.N. ambassador Kyaw Moe Tun was scheduled to speak on Monday, the last day of the General Assembly, according to Reuters . "At this point, Myanmar is not speaking," U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric said to Reuters. ADVERTISEMENT "I withdrew from the speaker list and will not [...]