Rebuilding ties with Myanmar




A living memory of bonds between Myanmar, US

Relations with Myanmar have been strained for so many years that it’s easy to forget the ties forged with the U.S. during World War II.


Search for missing revived by warming relations

As relations thaw between Myanmar and the U.S., JPAC renews search for the missing.



History that runs from Myanmar's battlefields to farmland

Enduring relationships during WWII lead U.S. vets to create Project Old Soldier for Myanmar farmers — lifting thousands out of poverty.


Symbols of US, Myanmar cooperation with a divergent fate

The story behind the fate of a pair of statues began in 2003 when a small group of American WWII veterans revisited a site they had served at 50 years ago.


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