Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Burma)

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs

နိုင်ငံခြားရေး ဝန်ကြီးဌာန
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Seal of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Agency overview
Jurisdiction Government of Myanmar
Headquarters Naypyidaw
19°45′12″N 96°07′09″E / 19.7534296°N 96.1192157°E / 19.7534296; 96.1192157
Minister responsible Wunna Maung Lwin
Deputy Ministers responsible Thant Kyaw
Tin Oo Lwin

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Burmese: နိုင်ငံခြားရေးဝန်ကြီးဌာန, [nàɪɴŋàɴdʑájé wʊ̀ɴdʑí tʰàna̰], 'MOFA') is a ministry in the Burmese government responsible for the country's foreign policy and relations with other nations. It also operates embassies and consulates in 29 countries.[1] It was headed by foreign affairs minister Nyan Win, who replaced Win Aung in September 2004 after a cabinet reshuffle.[2]


  • Political Department
  • ASEAN Affairs Department
  • Training, Research and Foreign Languages Department
  • Protocol Department
  • International Organizations and Economic Department
  • Consular and Legal Affairs Department
  • Planning and Administrative Department
  • Strategic and Policy Studies Department


List of ministers[edit]


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