ASEAN’s new chair Cambodia reaches out to Myanmar junta

Cambodian PM Hun Sen appears to be offering an olive branch to the shunned Myanmar junta as the Association of South East Asian Nation’s new chair.

Hun Sen said this week that as ASEAN’s new chair he is willing to visit post-coup Myanmar without preconditions, according to Cambodian state media.

The consensus-driven regional bloc recently shunned the Myanmar junta over its failure to adhere to an agreed 5-point consensus that junta leader Min Aung Hlaing had agreed to.

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