Strictness : Joe Biden administration imposed sanctions on Myanmar officials

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The US government has announced sanctions on seven members of the Myanmar military and 15 members of their families. The US imposed the sanctions in response to the February coup in Myanmar and crackdown on protesters in the country.



The US's Joe Biden administration on Friday banned 22 senior officials and their family members over the government's crackdown on pro-democracy protesters following a coup in Myanmar.


The US government has announced sanctions on seven members of the Myanmar military and 15 members of their families. The US imposed the sanctions in response to the February coup in Myanmar and crackdown on protesters in the country. Apart from this, the sanctions imposed earlier on three Iranian officials were lifted.