YANGON - Myanmar's President Thein Sein will embark on a four-day visit to Britain and France early next week, an official said Tuesday, as the international community continues to welcome reforms in the former junta-ruled country.
"The president will go to Britain and France from July 14 to 18," a presidential office official said, without giving further details of the visit. It will be Thein Sein's second trip to Europe in months.
The president's spokesman Ye Htut was unable to confirm the dates.
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