Belgian Ambassador pays a visit to
Maungdaw, 27 February: The Belgian Ambassador to
H.E. Pierre Vasseur accompanied by invited diplomats visited various ongoing projects in and around Maungdaw and Buthidaung townships, inquiring about the success and likelihood of future funding made to UNHCR. The villages that they visited on 12 February under
On February 13th, they visited the refugees’ repatriation camp at Kanyein-chaung at
The State Military Intelligence has been directed to ensure free passage of the diplomatic team, not to conduct any checks or impede the trips of the visiting dignitaries, our correspondent quoted sources in the security forces. The Nasaka security forces have also been strongly directed not to answer any queries made in regards of any of the policy matters set down by the higher Burmese junta authority. They have been directed only to answer that they do not know anything about the matters and only the higher junta authorities can give the correct answers.
The team stopped for the night at Mrauk-u, the ancient capital of Rakhine, dotted with hundreds of massive Buddhist monuments besides countless vandalised temples and pagodas. #