Japan suspends new aid to Myanmar over coup

1st Apr, 2021

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Japan has strong economic ties with Myanmar and long-standing relations with its military AFP/STR

TOKYO: Japan is halting new aid to Myanmar in response to the coup, but will stop short of sanctions imposed by other countries on top officials, Japan's foreign minister said. Japan is a top aid donor to Myanmar, and foreign minister Toshimitsu Motegi said the suspension of assistance would send a "clear" message.

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