His Excellency Kyaw Tin

Statement Summary

KYAW TIN, Minister for International Cooperation of Myanmar, said that no other institution can replace the United Nations.  He underscored the achievements of U Thant, the Organization’s third Secretary‑General, and noted the many challenges facing Myanmar, including national reconciliation.  He urged the United Nations to remain a beacon of hope for developing countries, adding that Myanmar would like to see it evolve as a trusted partner that protects smaller nations and helps them overcome their challenges.