How the EU’s partnership with Myanmar is furthering its goals in Southeast Asia

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Publication Date 03/07/2017
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In 2016, the EU agreed a ‘Special Partnership for Democracy, Peace and Prosperity’ with Myanmar. Ludovica Marchi assesses how the EU’s engagement with Myanmar has furthered its goals in Southeast Asia. The partnership advanced several EU ambitions, boosting the EU’s presence in the region, bolstering its relations with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), and enhancing the EU’s role as an advocate of security policy cooperation.

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EU: EEAS: Myanmar (Burma) and the EU
EU: EEAS: Press Release, 07.07.17: Co-Chairs’ Press Release EU-ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting, 5-6 July 2017, Bangkok

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