释放缅甸政治犯及与缅甸克伦民族联盟(Karen National Union)达成停火协议
美国,华盛顿,欧巴马总统和克林顿国务卿,于1月13日,对缅甸政府最近采取的行动表示欢迎，其中,包括释放缅甸政治犯及与缅甸克伦民族联盟(Karen National Union)达成停火协议。
The release of political prisoners in Myanmar with Myanmar and the Karen National Union (Karen National Union) to reach a ceasefire agreement
The United States, Washington, President Obama and Secretary Clinton, on January 13, the Government of Myanmar welcomed the recent actions, which include the release of political prisoners in Myanmar with Myanmar and the Karen National Union (Karen National Union) to reach a ceasefire agreement .
Secretary of State Clinton announced that the U.S. intends to send to Myanmar (since 1988’s) first ambassador.
In the January 13 statement, President Obama commends the Wu Dengsheng (Thein Sein) President of the release of political prisoners in Myanmar 651 decision, and the democratic transition in Myanmar’s national reconciliation process “a major step.” Obama said: “I urge the Myanmar Government to ensure that these political prisoners in Myanmar and all other political prisoners in Burma before the full freedom to participate in the political process in Myanmar, especially in the upcoming special election in Myanmar, Burma and the release of all prisoners of conscience still in detention. ”
Obama said he had seen in Burma, “a spark of progress … In the original prisoners and their families, people can see the forward path of democracy has been the occasion … … burning brighter.”
December 2011, Clinton became secretary of state for nearly 50 years, the first U.S. Secretary of State to visit Myanmar. She met with senior Burmese government officials at the same time, Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi of Myanmar and Myanmar’s civil society and human rights leaders, political reform in Myanmar’s recent steps towards the exchange of views.
American people and the people of Taiwan in the past 30 years, the United States and the people of Taiwan to maintain close informal relationships.
Taiwan Association of the United States (American Institute in Taiwan);
U.S. Taiwan Relations Act (Taiwan Relations Act)
美国在台湾协会（American Institute in Taiwan）;
美国与台湾关系法（Taiwan Relations Act）