Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi

Military Coup

Myanmar activists stage 'bloody' protests

Activists called for what they dubbed a bloody paint strike and people responded with red smeared on roads, on signs outside government offices and on T-shirts, according to pictures posted on social ...

Myanmar activists stage 'bloody' protests

'Myanmar security forces with rifle grenades kill over 80 protesters'

Myanmar security forces fired rifle grenades at protesters in a town near Yangon on Friday, killing more than 80 people, the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP) monitoring group and ...

This handout photo taken and released by Dawei Watch on 10 April, 2021 shows protesters holding flags as they march in a demonstration against the military coup in Launglone township in Myanmar's Dawei district

Britain slams ‘bullying’ Myanmar over London embassy standoff

Britain on Thursday condemned “bullying” by the Myanmar junta after the country’s ambassador to London was ousted in an extraordinary diplomatic coup after calling for the release of civilian leader ...

Myanmar's Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Kyaw Zwar Minn, waits unsuccessfully for an answer on the intercom, as police officers stand on duty outside the Myanmar Embassy in London on 7 April 2021

Myanmar group compiles junta rights abuse dossier

A group representing Myanmar's ousted civilian government said Wednesday it has gathered 180,000 pieces of evidence showing rights abuses by the junta including torture and extrajudicial killings

Myanmar group compiles junta rights abuse dossier

Pope shares solidarity with Myanmar youth as protesters decorate Easter eggs

Anti-coup demonstrators in Myanmar decorated boiled eggs on Sunday, as Pope Francis in his Easter message expressed solidarity with the country's youth.

Pope shares solidarity with Myanmar youth as protesters decorate Easter eggs

Myanmar protesters defy crackdown, five killed; junta hunts critics

Myanmar security forces opened fire on pro-democracy protests killing at least five people

Myanmar protesters defy crackdown, five killed; junta hunts critics

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Protesters urge ‘guerrilla strikes’ as internet blackout widens

Tougher rhetoric has come from the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore, whose foreign ministers have been meeting separately this week with their counterpart from China, which is among the ...

A man flashes the three-finger salute as he passes burning tires during a protest against the military coup, in Mandalay, Myanmar on 1 April 2021

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UN envoy urges action to prevent Myanmar ‘civil war’

The UN envoy on Myanmar implored the Security Council to take action Wednesday in the Asian nation’s escalating crisis

This handout from the Karen Information Center taken and released to AFP on 31 March 2021 shows ethnic Karen people taking part in an anti-military coup demonstration in Hlaingbwe township, in eastern Myanmar's Karen state

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Protesters hold vigils as US orders non-essential staff to leave

At least 521 civilians have been killed in two months of protests against the 1 February coup, 141 of them on Saturday, the bloodiest day of the unrest, according to the Assistance Association for ...

Protesters hold vigils as US orders non-essential staff to leave

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Troops fire at funeral as Myanmar mourns bloodiest day since 1 Feb

At least six children between the ages of 10 and 16 were among those killed on Saturday, according to news reports and witnesses

This handout photo taken and released by Dawei Watch on 28 March 2021 shows protesters making the three-finger salute in memory of a comrade, who was shot dead the day before during a crackdown by security forces on demonstrations against the military coup, in Kawthaung in southern Myanmar
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