I would like to share with you some of the photographs taken during my visit to Myanmar from October 29 to November 11, 2020, to head the Japanese government’s special delegation to observe the Southeast Asian country’s general election on November 8. After undergoing a week-long quarantine at a Yangon hotel as a precaution against the novel coronavirus, I started work as the mission chief by meeting with government and military leaders.
[November 6, Nay Pyi Taw]
Meeting with Mr. Kyaw Tint Swe, Union Minister for the Office of the State Counsellor (right). Union Election Commission Chairman U Hla Thein (center) and the author (second from left). With Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, Commander-in-Chief of the Defense Services of Myanmar (right).
(To be continued)