Burmese President ein Sein is set to meet wi U.S. President Barack Obama next week, king e first official visit to Washington by a leader of e former pariah nation in nearly five. President Obama's Bilateral Meeting wi President ein Sein of Myan. 20, . 19:30. Public Domain. President Obama and President ein Sein of Myan speak to e press after a bilateral meeting in e Oval Office. 21, · President Obama meets wi Burmese President ein Sein in e Oval Office on Monday, 20, (Image: White House) (CNSNews.com) – Setting aside a long-held U.S. policy, President Obama when hosting e president of Burma in e Oval Office on Monday used e military-backed regime’s preferred term for e country, Myan – and not just once or twice, but a . 13, · Mr Obama's meeting wi ein Sein took place on e sidelines of e East Asia summit - which groups e Asean bloc wi e US, China, India, Japan, Sou Korea, Australia, Russia and New Zealand. 14, · In a meeting here wi President ein Sein, Mr. Obama encouraged him to pursue reforms of e political system and e Constitution. And Mr. Obama ned him at he . ein Sein (Burmese: သိန်းစိန်. IPA: [θéɪɰ̃ sèɪɰ̃]. born 20 April 1944) is a Burmese politician and retired general in e Myan Army who served as e 8 President of Myan from to . He previously served as Prime Minister from 2007 to , and is considered by many in and outside Myan as a moderate and reformist in e post- ta government. Re ks by President Obama and President ein Sein of Burma After Bilateral Meeting Posted: Monday, ember 19, :00 AM EST Provided by www.whitehouse.gov. 19, · U.S. President Barack Obama has met wi Burmese President ein Sein and democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi in e country's main city of Rangoon, in e first visit to e country by a serving U.S. president. After an hour-long meeting Monday, Mr. Obama, wi President ein Sein at his side, told reporters at e [ ]. 14, · Obama said he discussed wi ein Sein e need to work tod a situation in which e Muslim minority in e majority Buddhist country is protected and its rights respected. e persecuted Muslim e nic Rohingya face a humanitarian crisis in western Arakan State, and US officials on ursday called for Burma to draft a new plan to allow em. 17, · By Political Parties, Political Prisoners 17 . RANGOON—Twenty- ree prisoners, including at least 15 political prisoners, were released from detention on Friday by Burma’s President ein Sein ahead of a land k meeting wi US President Barack Obama . 14, 2009 · Obama's planned joint appearance on . 15 wi Burmese Prime Minister ein Sein, at an Association of Sou east Asian Nations' confab on e sidelines of e Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in Singapore, will k e first time since e era of Lyndon B. Johnson at an American President has spent any face-time wi a member of e. 20, · ein Sein has also spoken positively about allowing foreign investors into e gemstone-rich nation. In his meeting wi e leader, Obama pressured him to continue to develop a . Barack Obama meet ein Sein US President Barack Obama, left, meets wi Myan 's President ein Sein at e Yangon Parliament building in Yangon, Myan on Monday, 19, . (AP) ein Sein, in a letter to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon last week, promised to tackle e root causes of e problem, e United Nations said. 20, · Obama welcomed Burmese general turned President ein Sein to e White House, e first Burmese leader to visit in nearly 47 years. Despite outrage from human-rights activists — dozens of whom protested at e White House gates on Pennsylvania Avenue — e meeting . 13, · e democratisation process in Myan is real, Mr Obama said at a joint press conference wi ein Sein, e Burmese president at his opulent presidential palace in . 0000 Parliament Building Rangoon, Burma 11:12.M. MMT PRESIDENT SEIN: (As interpreted.) First of all, e entire people of Myan, including myself, join me in welcoming here Excellencies — Mr. President, e first ever visit of a U.S. President. 09, 2009 · Officials have not said whe er Mr. Obama will meet privately wi ein Sein. e last U.S. president to meet wi a Myan head of state was Lyndon B. . 20, · Not long ago, ein Sein was on a travel black list. But in e past two years, Myan has undergone dramatic political change at pleases e White House. And ein Sein is . 12, · President Obama will be joined in Myan by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland said on ember 9. President Obama and Ms Clinton are scheduled to meet President U ein Sein and National League for Democracy leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi in Yangon. 14, · Second meeting: President Obama kisses Aung San Suu Kyi as ey meet for a press conference at her lakeside villa in Burma for a press conference After talks wi his counterpart ein Sein. 13, · Obama's meeting wi ein Sein, himself a former member of e ta, offers Obama his first major opportunity to address Myan 's state of . 21, · On Monday, Myan President ein Sein had a historic meeting wi President Barack Obama — e first time a head of state from e country has . During his six hours in Burma, Obama is scheduled to meet arately wi President ein Sein and democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, whose release in 20 following 15 years under house arrest. 19, · e low-key nature of e meeting appeared to reflect concerns at Suu Kyi's Washington visit could overshadow Myan 's reformist president ein Sein, who attends e U.N. General Assembly. 18, · Obama landed in e country once known as Burma Monday morning local time, e start of a quick stop in which he’ll meet wi President ein Sein before visiting wi famed opposition leader. 15, 2009 · Obama shook hands wi Myan Prime Minister ein Sein at e meeting in Singapore’s Shangri-la hotel wi e leaders of e Association of Sou east Asian . 14, · In response to Obama's phone call, leaders of Myan 's political parties and e army held an unprecedented meeting on ober 30. e meeting was, among o ers, attended by President ein Sein, opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, and commander-in-chief of e armed forces Senior General Min Aung Hlaing. 20, · ein Sein and lower house speaker Shwe Mann, once members of e former military ta who have won international praise for driving reforms in . ein Sein's meeting wi US President Obama is first visit to White House by a Burmese leader in nearly half a century By Dan Robinson Mon, 05/20/ - 01:53 AM. 13, · Burmese President ein Sein, right, walks wi U.S. President Barack Obama after e latter arrived at e Myan International Convention Center in . 24, · ein Sein, Barack Obama / AP for e Burma-based business interests of a former State Department official during President Barack Obama’s meeting wi Burmese President ein Sein . 13, · President Barack Obama meets wi Myan 's President ein Sein, ursday, . 13, at e Presidential Palace in Naypyitaw, Myan. (AP Photo/Pablo tinez Monsivais). A nationwide cease-fire wi armed e nic groups has yet to materialize. 13, · Obama and ein Sein discussed e importance for all parties to respect e election results and work to form an inclusive government, e White House said in a statement. 06, · US President Barack Obama meeting wi President ein Sein of Burma at e Burma Parliament Building in Rangoon, Burma, ember 19, . (Pete Souza/White House). 19, · Obama also took a linguistic leap when - after his talks wi ein Sein - he referred, once, to e country as Myan, e name e former ruling ta changed to years ago. Obama aide Ben Rhodes said it was done as a diplomatic courtesy . But he used bo during his six-hour trip - Myan during morning talks wi ein Sein, Burma afterd while visiting wi opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi. 16, · Since President ein Sein’s inuration in ch , Myan has jumped from a pro-China tilt to an ostensibly non-aligned position vis-à-vis e world’s super powers. President Barack Obama called Burma 'Myan ' after a bilateral meeting wi ein Sein, e president of at country. From e pool report. 20, · ein Sein’s visit to Washington could k e peak of e Administration's action and hope for e best policy on Burma. 18, · Obama praised e government for allowing protests against e $3.6 billion Myitsone hydropower dam across e Irrawaddy River being built wi China Power Investment Corp., which ein Sein. 19, · Due to time constraints on e part of President Obama and also because Obama wanted to deliver a speech at Yangon University, it was agreed by bo sides to have a meeting in Yangon. e diverse 1,500-member audience — students, activists, lawmakers, former generals and members of e nic minority groups — mingled for several hours. 24, · ein Sein is e first Burmese leader to be hosted in e White House since former ta leader General Ne Win’s visit in 1966. Following e meeting, Obama . 31, · e meeting in e capital, Naypyidaw, came a day after e White House said Obama spoke to ein Sein and Suu Kyi about e polls. e US president visits Burma in a fortnight.