Myanmar

Annan welcomes release of 5 parliamentarians in Myanmar

Secretary-General Kofi Annan today welcomed the release in Myanmar of five more Parliament Members from the National League for Democracy (NLD).

Secretary-General welcomes release of political detainees in Myanmar

Secretary-General Kofi Annan today welcomed the recent release of a number of political detainees in Myanmar and stressed the need to pursue national reconciliation talks between the Government and the opposition.

In Myanmar, UN envoy holds meetings to help national reconciliation talks

Secretary-General Kofi Annan's envoy for Myanmar completed today his visit to the country after holding high-level meetings aimed at facilitating progress in democratization and national reconciliation talks between the Government and the National League for Democracy.