Myanmar violence: EU, Britain condemn, China against UN move | Prothom Alo

Myanmar violence: EU, Britain condemn, China against UN move

The last UN Security Council meeting on Myanmar was in February. China, which backs Myanmar and regularly opposes UN intervention in the country, prevented the adoption of a joint statement by the 15 Council members

A health worker sprays disinfectant as people gather outside Insein prison waiting for the release of prisoners after Myanmar government announced the release of almost 25,000 prisoners in an amnesty to mark the traditional New Year amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Yangon, Myanmar on 17 April 2020
A health worker sprays disinfectant as people gather outside Insein prison waiting for the release of prisoners after Myanmar government announced the release of almost 25,000 prisoners in an amnesty to mark the traditional New Year amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Yangon, Myanmar on 17 April 2020Reuters