Myanmar Coup

Boyfriend of Myanmar protest ‘martyr’ vows resistance

NAYPYIDAW: Hein Yar Zar grimaced as a tattoo artist etched onto his chest the features of his first love, a…

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Protests, tear gas in Myanmar day after UN envoy urges action

YANGON: Security forces in Myanmar again used force Saturday (Mar 6) to disperse anti-coup protesters, a day after the UN special envoy…

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Shooting Death, Raid of Protester’s Grave Spark Anger in Myanmar’s Mandalay — Radio Free Asia

Myanmar security forces shot dead an anti-junta demonstrator in Mandalay on Friday, driving the death toll from violent crackdowns in…

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Denying Junta Access to Myanmar’s Foreign Reserves Seen as Key Anti-Coup Goal — Radio Free Asia

U.S. President Biden’s executive order freezing U.S. $1 billion of Central Bank of Myanmar foreign currency reserves at the Federal…

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UN Security Council to meet on Myanmar crisis as protesters are again met with gunfire

Police in Myanmar on Friday (Mar 5) opened fire on protesters against last month's military coup, killing one man, as…

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Myanmar Citizens Escape Coup, Enter India Via Border; Forces Step up Patrols to Thwart Arrivals

A number of people have begun escaping the turmoil in Myanmar into India, some of them police refusing to take…

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Red Cross says volunteers hurt in Myanmar, urges halt to violence

Red Cross volunteers have been injured while helping people hurt in violence in Myanmar, where security forces are cracking down…

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Widespread electricity cuts in Myanmar after system failure

YANGON: Electricity supply was cut across many areas of Myanmar on Friday (Mar 5) because of a "system breakdown", according to…

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Peaceful resolution in Myanmar still possible if all sides can have genuine dialogue: Balakrishnan

SINGAPORE: A peaceful resolution of the situation in Myanmar is possible as long as all sides can come together to engage in…

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UN expert urges ‘global arms embargo’, sanctions on Myanmar

GENEVA: The United Nations Security Council should impose a "global arms embargo" and targeted sanctions against Myanmar's military, a top…

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