UN special envoy ends Myanmar mission

February 3rd, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS  

Yangon, Feb 3 (Xinhua) United Nations Special Envoy Ibrahim Gambari Tuesday ended his four-day mission here shortly after meeting Myanmar Prime Minister General Thein Sein, diplomatic sources said. Over the last three days, Gambari, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s special adviser on Myanmar, twice met the government’s team led by Information Minister Brigadier-General Kyaw Hsan.

He has met Aung San Suu Kyi, 63, who has been under house arrest at her lakeside residence since May 30, 2003.

Gambari also met Foreign Minister U. Nyan Win, Liaison Minister U. Aung Kyi, Minister of National Planning and Economic Development U. Soe Tha and Minister of Agriculture and Irrigation Major-General Htay Oo.

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