A spokesman for China at the United Nations said the country hopes all parties in Myanmar will put the interests of the people first and engage in dialogue to express their differences. “Everything the Security Council does should focus on the political and social stability of Myanmar and not escalate tensions.”
Meanwhile, Western nations are not standing still. The United States has blacklisted senior officials, several Myanmar ministries and military organizations for trade. And the European Union Producing sanctions.
But the impact of those measures will be disappointing because the United States and the European Union are not Myanmar’s largest trading partners. China, but that country is drying its dust. But Van Den Assum thinks it should take action soon. “If China doesn’t bring anything now, it will be serious.”
What is the region doing?
Other countries in Southeast Asia? Traditionally, they did not want to engage in internal affairs with each other. Of the ten Southeast Asian countries, two are led by military personnel after the coup. Bloomberg News Agency Ann. Only the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia have seen a peaceful transfer of power from one party to another in recent years.
It is no coincidence that the three countries and Singapore on Tuesday called on Myanmar to release Aung San Suu Kyi and restore democracy.