FM Retno Discusses Rakhine Situation with Myanmar Minister
Sonya Michaella • 08 Agustus 2018 19:21 WIBsoutheast asia (en)
"I discussed about the current situation in Rakhine State. I asked for the latest update of the condition," Retno said.
"I said that we need openness. I reiterated that we are ASEAN brothers and sisters," she added.
On the other hand, U Thaung Tun praised the Indonesia Hospital project in Rakhine State. In addition, the Myanmarese official also appreciated proposed police cooperation between the two countries.
"They will adopt inclusive and sustainable economic model to develop Rakhine. We will complete the construction of the hospital in the end of the year," she added.
A sectarian conflict have been on going in Rakhine for years. It have led to attacks and human rights violations against Rohingya Muslim civilians.