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EU set to lift Burma sanctions

18.04.13 @ 08:37

  1. By EUOBSERVER

The European Union is expected to lift all sanctions on Burma on Monday, except for an arms embargo, in recognition of the “remarkable process of reform” in the country, Reuters reports. The EU agreed already a year ago to suspend most of its sanctions against Burma for a year.

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