A delegation from BIPSS led by President, BIPSS, Major General A N M Muniruzzaman, ndc, psc (Retd) visited Myanmar recently as part of an ongoing Track 1.5 initiative with Myanmar Institute of Strategic and International Studies (MISIS). During the visit, BIPSS delegation took part in a bilateral think tank dialogue with MISIS. As part of the dialogue, various issues of mutual concern were discussed. Both sides also shared their perspectives on Indo-Pacific strategy, BRI and other key strategic issues of the day.
The two institutes also signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to further enhance their institutional collaboration. The BIPSS delegation also took part in meetings and briefings at Nay Pyi Taw. It may be mentioned that the ongoing Track 1.5 initiative includes regular consultations between MISIS and several top tier think tanks in Bangladesh.