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Even as the West tries to wean itself off Russian oil, Moscow has found itself yet another buyer: Myanmar

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The Southeast Asian country of Myanmar is buying Russian oil amid a fuel shortage. Myo Kyaw Soe/Xinhua/Getty Images
Myanmar is buying Russian oil, which it says is "high-quality" and cheap.
In the last week, gas stations in parts of Myanmar have been forced to shut due to fuel shortages.
Russia and Myanmar are forcing closer ties as they face challenges in the international community.
Despite sanctions and boycotts over its invasion of Ukraine, Russia has managed to acquire new customers for its energy products. This time, Myanmar is joining the line to buy Russian gas and fuel oil...
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