EU ends Myanmar sanctions, arms embargo remains

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.

Russia calls for lifting Myanmar sanctions

Lavrov Wednesday met his Myanmar counterpart Wunna Maung Lwin.

Suu Kyi party urges West to keep Myanmar sanctions

National League for Democracy said embargoes don`t affect broader population.

US will not lift Myanmar sanctions

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.