President of the United States Barak Obama met with Speakers of Lower House (Pyithu Hluttaw) and Upper House (Amyotha Hluttaw) at Nanwady Hotel here Thursday.
This informal meeting was held while Obama was in the Myanmar capital to attend the East Asia Summit and its related meetings.
The meeting was attended by 12 Myanmar parliamentarians, including Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, chairperson of Pyithu Hluttaw Rule of Law and Tranquility Committee.
Obama is scheduled to discuss with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi at her residence on 14 November while he is in Yangon where he will also meet with ASEAN youth leaders at the Diamond Jubilee Hall of Yangon
This is the second visit of the U.S. president during the term of President U Thein Sein.
Myat Thandar Maung