|The luxury Lake Garden hotel in Nay Pyi Taw, where US Secretary of State John Kerry and his delegation stayed overnight on August 9. Photo: Agoda.com|
A United States delegation that included Secretary of State John Kerry did not breach sanctions when it stayed at a Nay Pyi Taw hotel owned by blacklisted tycoon U Zaw Zaw, said a statement released by the US embassy in Yangon.
Nay Pyi Taw (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry has described the challenges facing Myanmar in its democratic transition as "significant" but pledged Washington's support as the nation moves towards "benchmark" elections.
NAY PYI TAW (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry has warned Myanmar it had a long way to go in its transition from military rule to democracy and raised concerns over the progress of reforms, State Department officials said.
WASHINGTON (AFP) – US Secretary of State John Kerry leaves for his fifth trip to North and Southeast Asia on February 13, stopping in China, South Korea and Indonesia for climate change and North Korea talks.