Obama is the first American President to visit Myanmar this morning. He met Aung San Suu Kyi for a brief meeting and later met the President Thien Sein.
He later spent his time at Yangon University to give a speech. His visit to Myanmar is part of his participation in the 4th Asean -US Leaders’ Meeting in Phnom Penh.
He has uplifted sanction against Myanmar as well as sending a permanent Ambassador to Myanmar.