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Oct 29

Examining U.S.-Burma Military-to-Military Relations

The Obama Administration has frequently expressed interest in closer military-to-military relations with Burma – despite the Burmese army’s horrendous record of human rights abuses and close relationship with rogue regime North Korea. The Administration appears reluctant, however, to share its plans publicly. Join as we try to understand the state of American military engagement with Burma and the implications for broader foreign policy objectives.

More About the Speakers

The Honorable Steve Chabot (R-OH)
Chairman, Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, House Foreign Affairs Committee 

Followed by a panel discussion with
John Sifton
Asia Advocacy Director, Human Rights Watch

Jennifer Quigley
Executive Director, U.S. Campaign for Burma 

Keith Luse
Former Professional Staff, Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Hosted By

Walter Lohman Walter Lohman

Director, Asian Studies Center Read More