EU foreign ministers agreed Monday to lift the last of the bloc`s trade, economic and individual sanctions against Myanmar, hailing "a new chapter" with the once pariah state.
Lavrov Wednesday met his Myanmar counterpart Wunna Maung Lwin.
National League for Democracy said embargoes don`t affect broader population.
The United States, although embarking on a new policy of engagement, will not lift its sanctions on Myanmar unless its ruling generals make concrete progress toward democratic reform, a senior US diplomat said on Thursday.
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