Advancing Freedom in Burma

Publication Date: January 2008

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Steven Groves

Research Area: International relations

Keywords: WorldwideFreedom; Depayin; Suu Kyi; Paulo Sergio Pinheiro

Type: Report

Coverage: Burma


The United States should lead a broad international effort to isolate the Burmese junta economically, militarily, and diplomatically by persistently placing the matter of Burma before the U.N. Security Council and the U.N. General Assembly, encouraging the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to act against the junta, and raising the matter in bilateral U.S. relations with China.