Myanmar sanctions ‘not advisable’ at this time: Tillerson

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Naypyidaw, Myanmar, :US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that levying sanctions against Myanmar over the Rohingya crisis was “not advisable” at this time, following a meeting with the country’s army and civilian leaders. “Sanctions are not advisable at this time,” Washington’s top diplomat said at a press briefing in the capital Naypyidaw. “We want to see Myanmar succeed… I have a hard time seeing how that (sanctions) helps resolve this crisis,” he added.

 

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