Strengthening the Defense Cooperation between Bangladesh and Myanmar: Future Prospects


The relations between Bangladesh and Myanmar have progressed through periods of  collaboration and conflict. Apart from India, Bangladesh’s only bordering country is Myanmar. It is the starting point for a land-based alternative to the maritime route to China and Southeast Asia. Geographical and cultural ties have existed between these two countries for centuries. These two neighboring nations have room to grow their bilateral economic connections. Both the nations undertook various constructive steps to enhance their relations in the early 1970s. Nonetheless, mutual differences, disagreements and hurdles hampered the whole spectrum of collaboration >>> CBGA Policy Brief-4 pdf