Myanmar’s ‘Great Game’ enters volatile new phase

Geostrategic competition for influence has intensified as China and the West aim to steer the war-torn nation's peace process in divergent directions

April 17, 2017 3:28 PM (UTC+8)
The flag of Myanmar painted on a cracked and peeling wall. Photo: Getty Images
The flag of Myanmar painted on a cracked and peeling wall. Photo: Getty Images