U.S. not fully enforcing Myanmar sanctions, documents show
4 days ago - By Politico
Weeks after Myanmar's armed forces began raping, killing and displacing minority Rohingya Muslims, President Donald Trump's administration promised to hold the Asian nation accountable for what some researchers say is a genocide. Almost a year later, the United States has imposed economic sanctions on just one Myanmar military leader; Congress has failed to pass legislation penalizing the country; and efforts to further restrict minimal U.S.-Myanmar military ties have stalled. Now, ahead of the expected release of a State Department investigation into the Rohingya crisis, new documents...
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