Remarks, Press Releases, and Fact Sheets Pertaining to Burma


2018
08/04/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Burmese Union Minister for International Cooperation of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Kyaw Tin; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/09/18 Burma Court Decision To Continue Trial of Reuters Journalists;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
04/23/18 Ongoing U.S. Humanitarian Assistance for the Rakhine State Crisis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/10/18 Myanmar Thingyan Festival; Acting Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Washington, DC
02/08/18 Assistant Secretary Carl Risch Travels to Cambodia, Thailand, and Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/10/18 Prosecution of Reuters Reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/02/18 Burmese (Myanmar) National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC

2017
12/05/17 Human Rights Council Special Session on Burma;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/22/17 Efforts To Address Burma's Rakhine State Crisis;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/22/17 Senior State Department Officials On the Situation in Burma; Via Teleconference
11/15/17 Joint Press Availability With Burmese State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Naypyidaw, Burma
11/15/17 United States Assistance to Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/04/17  Secretary Tillerson's Travel to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, the Philippines, and Burma
10/29/17 Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Simon Henshaw Leads a Delegation to Burma and Bangladesh; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/24/17 Assessing U.S. Policy Towards Burma: Geopolitical, Economic, and Humanitarian Considerations;  Deputy Assistant Secretary W. Patrick Murphy, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Statement Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
10/24/17 Briefing by Deputy Assistant Secretary for Southeast Asia W. Patrick Murphy on Burma;  Special Representative and Policy Coordinator for Burma W. Patrick Murphy; Washington, DC
10/23/17 Accountability for Human Rights Abuses in Rakhine State, Burma;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/22/17 Ongoing U.S. Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Crisis in Rakhine State, Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/05/17 The Rohingya Crisis: U.S. Response to the Tragedy in Burma;  Deputy Assistant Secretary W. Patrick Murphy, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Statement Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC
09/20/17 Briefing on U.S. Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Crisis in Rakhine State; Acting Assistant Secretary Simon Henshaw, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; Palace Hotel; New York City, NY
09/20/17 U.S. Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Crisis in Rakhine State, Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/19/17 Secretary Tillerson's Call With Burmese State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/08/17 Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Southeast Asia Patrick Murphy on the Situation in Burma;  Special Representative and Policy Coordinator for Burma W. Patrick Murphy; Washington, DC
08/25/17 Attacks in Rakhine State and Release of the Rakhine Advisory Commission Report;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/05/17 Ambassador Joseph Yun, Special Representative for North Korea Policy Travel to Singapore and Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/12/17 Thingyan Water Festival (Myanmar);  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC