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Myanmar bank recruits ex-Treasury Department general counsel for UN report fallout

By Sam Fry

28 August 2019

Myanmar bank recruits ex-Treasury Department general counsel for UN report fallout Rohingya Muslims at the Jamtoli refugee camp, near the Myanmar-Bangladesh border (Credit: istock / Joel Carillet)

A Myanmar bank has hired Washington, DC, law firm Williams & Connolly as it braces for potential US sanctions scrutiny following a damning UN human rights report.