Myanmar Attends Landmine Summit as Observer, Refuses to Sign Treaty

Though they’ve agreed to enter the ongoing 11th Meeting of the States Parties in Cambodia, Myanmar refuses to give up their “stubborn use” of landmines and join the 158 States Parties who’ve signed the Ottawa Convention banning such weapons and mandating destruction of Parties’ stockpiles.  I wonder in whose footsteps they’re following…

Hint: It’s not Finland‘s.

 

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