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Suu Kyi leaves for Nepal

IANS  |  Yangon 

on Thursday embarked on an official visit to where she will attend the Pacific Summit in Kathmandu, the said here.

is making the trip at the invitation of Nepalese K.P. Sharma Oli, reports

During her three-day trip, is expected to meet Nepalese leadership and discuss matters of mutual interest.

Suu Kyi's visit to is the first in her capacity as since June 2014 when she visited as the

The Asia-Pacific Summit 2018 is scheduled from Friday to December 3.

The summit will bring together heads of states and governments, lawmakers, eminent leaders, and leaders of of the Pacific region.

Suu Kyi's trip follows that of U Win Myint to in August on the occasion of the 4th Summit of for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) in the Nepalese capital.

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First Published: Thu, November 29 2018. 12:54 IST
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