Myanmar junta leader Min Aung Hlaing departed for Russia on Sunday, state media says

FILE PHOTO: Myanmar's junta chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, who ousted the elected government in a coup on February 1, presides an army parade on Armed Forces Day in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, March 27, 2021. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo

HANOI (Reuters) - Myanmar junta leader Senior General Min Aung Hlaing has left the Southeast Asian country to attend a conference in Moscow, state media reported on Sunday.

Min Aung Hlaing will attend Russia's Moscow Conference on International Security, scheduled to be held from June 22-24, Myanmar military-controlled television network MRTV reported on Sunday.

(Reporting by Reuters Staff; Writing by James Pearson; Editing by Edmund Blair)

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