Barack Obama says US prepared to lift sanctions on Myanmar

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Washington: US President Barack Obama announced on Wednesday after assembly with Myanmar’s de facto personality Aung San Suu Kyi that a United States is prepared to lift some sanctions on a southeast Asian country.

File print of Obama. APFile print of Obama. AP

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“The United States is now prepared to lift sanctions that we have imposed on Burma for utterly some time,” he said, vocalization in a Oval Office with Aung San Suu Kyi during his side.

Earlier on Wednesday, Obama changed to revive trade advantages to Myanmar that had been dangling some-more than dual decades ago amid rights abuses.

In a minute to Congress — timed to coincide with Aung San Suu Kyi’s initial revisit to a White House given winning a ancestral choosing — Obama pronounced Burma should be means to advantage from favoured tariffs for bad countries underneath a Generalised System of Preferences.