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24 Bangladeshis return after serving in Myanmar jails

A total of 24 Bangladeshis who were imprisoned in Myanmar jail returned home Tuesday through the Teknaf border in Cox’s Bazar

24 Bangladeshis return after serving in Myanmar jails

Myanmar

Military coup creates banking woes

Nationwide protests have called for employees -- including bank workers -- to skip work, seizing up a banking sector heavily dominated by the military and its cronies ahead of the monthly payday this ...

Military coup creates banking woes

Myanmar generals under renewed pressure after sanctions, mass protest

Myanmar’s military leaders came under renewed pressure at home and abroad Tuesday, with tightened sanctions from Washington and Brussels, and some of the biggest demonstrations against their rule ...

olice fire a water cannon at protesters demonstrating against the coup and demanding the release of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 8 February, 2021

Huge anti-coup rallies in Myanmar after junta threat

Tens of thousands of anti-coup protesters rallied across Myanmar again on Monday despite a clear threat from the junta that it was prepared to use lethal force to crush what it branded “anarchy”

Protesters hold signs as they take part in a demonstration against the military coup in Yangon on 22 February

Two dead as Myanmar police open fire on protesters

At least two were killed in Myanmar's second largest city as security forces fired live rounds on protestors, emergency workers and doctors said Saturday.

An injured man is seen after protests against the military coup, in Mandalay, Myanmar, 20 February, 2021.

Myanmar

Minorities protest in show of unity against coup

Myanmar has experienced insurgencies by ethnic minority factions since shortly after its independence from Britain in 1948 and the army has long held itself to be the only institution capable of ...

Minorities protest in show of unity against coup

Myanmar has China, ISI linked insurgents: Delhi police

Mentioning seven neighbouring countries -- Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Myanmar, and Bangladesh --, the Delhi Police told newspersons how India faces consistent terror threat ...

Myanmar has China, ISI linked insurgents: Delhi police

Myanmar

Britain, Canada impose new sanctions as India agrees on need to restore democracy

The junta has also come under pressure from demonstrations and a civil disobedience campaign that has paralysed much government business

Myanmar's railway staff members take part in a protest demanding the release of detained Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration against the military coup in Yangon on 19 February 2021

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Myanmar protester shot in head last week dies: Hospital

Since she was shot, Mya Thwate Thwate Khaing has become a symbol of resistance for protesters, who have wielded massive banners portraying her likeness during demonstrations calling for justice

Myanmar protester shot in head last week dies: Hospital

Myanmar

Warrants issued for 6 celebrities as protesters gather again

The street marches have been more peaceful than the bloodily suppressed demonstrations seen during an earlier half century of army rule, but they and the civil disobedience movement have had a ...

Demonstrators protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, on 17 February 2021
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