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LATEST SITUATION IN MYANMAR
Malaysia views with serious concern over the latest developments in Myanmar today. Malaysia calls on the Myanmar military and all relevant parties to give utmost priority to the maintenance of peace and security in Myanmar, uphold the rule of law, and resolve any electoral discrepancies through established legal mechanisms and dialogue in a peaceful manner.
As a close neighbour and member of ASEAN, Malaysia continues to advocate for peace and stability, which are essential for progress and prosperity of all in this region, including in Myanmar. Malaysia reaffirms the strong support for Myanmar’s democratic transition, peace process and inclusive economic development.
The unity sought by the people of Myanmar continues to depend on the unity achieved among her leaders. Malaysia supports the continuation of discussion among Myanmar’s leaders to avoid adverse consequences to the people and state of Myanmar, especially in the current, difficult COVID-19 pandemic situation.
In relation to the current situation in Myanmar, all Malaysians in Myanmar are advised to remain calm, vigilant, and continue to adhere to the safety advisories of the local authorities. For consular assistance and emergency matters, the Embassy of Malaysia in Yangon may be contacted at the following:
Embassy of Malaysia in Yangon
Telephone: +95 9 772 220 230
1 February 2021