Aung San Suu Kyi's visit to China, confirms the bilateral relations not fragile

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Aung San Suu Kyi's visit to China, confirms the bilateral relations not fragile

2016-08-16 22:05:02 184 ℃

Aung San Suu Kyi's visit to China, revealing the China Burma will from frequent diplomatic interaction, to build up a strong signal of the evolution of a new relationship between the full range.

Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang 15 announced that invitation should Premier Li Keqiang, Burma's senior minister Aung San Suu Kyi will be on August 17 to 21 in China for an official visit. Chinese leaders will meet with her. Trip to China, is the first important country in addition to the identity of the ASEAN countries, Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma's government leaders to visit.

This should have surprised some observers. Aung San Suu Kyi is the most prestigious politician in Burma in 30 years. His political career is also inextricably linked with the West. Since the Western 2003 sanctions on Burma, countries such as the United States and Japan never hide the then opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, support, and Aung San Suu Kyi deemed to be able to change the political situation in Burma and the Asian Geopolitical Pattern of hope.

2012 U. S. President Barack Obama's first visit to Burma, 2013 Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visit to Myanmar, have gone to great lengths to expression of Aung San Suu Kyi's support, and promised to provide debt relief, financial assistance and technical support for Burma etc. a series of package. Victory in the Burma Democratic League came to power after the election, the United States and Japan and other countries have sent to Aung San Suu Kyi invitation to visit.

However, since Burma LDK power is a foregone conclusion, Aung San Suu Kyi will continue to send a signal to the Sino Burma relations. By 2015, Aung San Suu Kyi to Burma NLD chairman ID visit, in April this year, served as Minister of foreign affairs of politics "debut", Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi was invited to visit to Myanmar, said Myanmar will not forget the support and help given by the Chinese side, the new Burmese government willing to joint efforts with the Chinese side to strengthen high-level exchanges, closer economic cooperation.

The minister's visit to China on the eve of the identity of Aung San Suu Kyi, Naypyidaw and Minister Song Tao also held talks. In fact, the diplomatic interaction frequency did not weaken with bilateral relations and adjustment, the opposite has strengthened the trend. This shows that in the new period so fragile Sino Burma relations far outside the imagination, and has a strong toughness.

There is no bilateral relationship in the world without conflict. The quality of the relationship between the state and the country can not be taken as the standard, and there should be no common solution to the real problem of determination and machine production standards. Aung San Suu Kyi's visit to China, brought new hope to eliminate risk factors in Sino Burmese relations. Behind these risk factors, is whether stable, can safeguard the border financing environment and other strategic issues.

The Aung San Suu Kyi to senior minister ID visit, has revealed a Burma will from frequent diplomatic interaction, to build up a strong signal of the evolution of a new relationship between the full range. Burma is an important site of "The Belt and Road" strategy, designed annual transportation capacity of 20 million tons of oil and gas pipelines between China and Burma, BCIM economic corridor, and the Asian Highway and the trans Asian railway construction, not only for the "Malacca Chinese breakthrough bottleneck", the development of Regional Economic Community is crucial to face two challenges of national reconciliation and the economic development of the Burma Democratic League is also crucial. To establish the rules through high-level interaction, to avoid the new period China strategic interests loss, has strategic significance for China and myanmar.

In terms of geographical location, historical tradition and development needs, rational politicians will believe, China Myanmar relations need, also can maintain a long-term and stable. Aung San Suu Kyi's visit shows that the existence of rational factors such as relations between China and burma. This is also for the future development of bilateral relations, established a clear direction.

Xu Lifan (scholar)