Political parties issue statement condemning sanctions on Myanmar

The political parties organized a coordination meeting on sanc­tions on Myanmar at the Myan­mar Convention Centre (MCC) in Yangon yesterday.


The event was attended by chairpersons, vice-chairper­sons and executive committee members of political parties, the chairperson and members of the Myanmar Writers’ Association, the president and the general secretary of the Myanmar Farm­ers’ Development Foundation, officials of foreign embassies in Myanmar and invitees.


USDP (Union Solidarity and Development Party) Chairperson U Khin Yee first said the purpose of the meeting was to discuss sanctions on Myanmar.


Attendees then had discus­sions on sanctions and released a joint statement strongly opposing and condemning sanctions on Myanmar. — MNA/KTZH