The United States government along with its allies will impose sanctions on several Myanmar officials and companies, a statement indicates.
US, UK, Canada, Australia plan new sanctions on Myanmar
The United States will impose further sanctions on Myanmar, according to a US Treasury Department statement seen by Reuters, marking the two-year anniversary of the coup in partnership with US allies.
The US will impose sanctions on the Union Election Commission, mining enterprises, energy officials and current and former military officials, according to the statement.
The action will be taken in co-ordination with the United Kingdom, Canada and Australia.
Canada and Australia imposed their further sanctions on Tuesday.