Burma (Myanmar)

Information as of: 29th March 2018

Latest Updates

 EU/UK Council Decision 2013/184/CFSP renewed until 30 Apr 2018 by CFSP 2017/734.



Financial/Other Sanctions

EU/UK EU 2013/184/CFSP & EU 401/2013



Arms Embargo

US Yes. In effect since 1993.
EU/UK EU 2013/184/CFSP & EU 401/2013



Further Details

US Executive Order effective from 7 Oct 2016 terminates the US sanctions effective against Burma.
EU/UK All EU / UK sanctions (except for those related to arms) suspended. EU Council Reg 401/2013 implements Council Decision 2013/184/CFSP which lifts all restrictive measures except for arms embargo & the embargo on equipment which might be used for internal repression, associated services & financial services. Renewed until 30 Apr 2018 (CFSP 2017/734).


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