U.S. Policy Toward Myanmar

Three State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development officials testified at a hearing on U.S.-Myanmar relations, with a focus on the… read more

Three State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development officials testified at a hearing on U.S.-Myanmar relations, with a focus on the genocide of Rohingya Muslims in that nation’s Rakhine state. The witnesses talked about steps the U.S. and its allies had already taken to try and encourage Burmese civilian government officials to take a stronger approach with the nation’s military, which has been accused of slaughtering tens of thousands of Rohingya and driving more than 600,000 more across the western border into Bangladesh. close

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U.S. Policy Toward Myanmar

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Program ID:
436210-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
SD-419, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 24, 2017 | 9:58am EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Oct 26, 2017 | 3:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Oct 24, 2017 | 10:49am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 24, 2017 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 25, 2017 | 1:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 25, 2017 | 7:47am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 26, 2017 | 3:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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