Myanmar Independence Day
Myanmar officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar is a country in Southeast Asia. Myanmar is bordered by Bangladesh and India to the northwest, China to the northeast, Laos, and Thailand to the east and southeast, and the Andaman Sea and the Bay of Bengal to the south and southwest. Myanmar is the largest country in Southeast Asia and the 10th largest in Asia in terms of area. As of 2017, the population is approximately 54 million. Its capital city is Nay Pyi Taw, and its largest city is Yangon (Rangoon). Myanmar has been a member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) since 1997.