Russia positive over Myanmar decision to draft new Constitution
22/ 10/ 2007
MOSCOW, October 22 (RIA Novosti) - Moscow considers the Myanmarese government's decision to establish a special commission to draft a new constitution for the country a positive step, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Monday.
"We view this move as evidence that the Myanmarese leadership is ready to carry out a political reorganization in line with the roadmap of democratic reforms it has adopted," the ministry said. "We hope for further democratization in Myanmar and for preservation of internal stability, civil peace and public law and order." snip