Myanmar generals banned from ASEAN until peace plan advances | ASEAN News

Foreign ministers express their disappointment at the inability of the military administration to implement the crisis plan agreed in April 2021. Foreign ministers of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have agreed to ban Myanmar’s ruling generals from participating in the group’s meetings until They are making progress on a 15-month-old plan to … Read more

Pelosi meets Singapore leaders at start of Asia tour

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke to officials in Singapore on Monday at the start of her Asian tour, as questions swirled about a possible stopover in Taiwan that has fueled tensions with Beijing. Pelosi met with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, President Halimah Yacob and other cabinet members, … Read more

Pelosi confirms Asia trip, but no mention of Taiwan

BEIJNG (AP) — U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi confirmed Sunday that she would visit four Asian countries this week, but made no mention of a possible stopover in Taiwan this has fueled tensions with Beijing, which claims island democracy as its own territory. Pelosi said in a statement that she is leading a … Read more