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Myanmar Protest: Three protesters killed in Myanmar, hundreds surrounded by security forces in Yangon | World News – Times of India

Three people were killed in Myanmar on Monday at demonstrations against last month’s military coup, and hundreds of protesters in the main city Yangon pleaded for help after they were cornered by security forces after dark. In a sign of the growing Western outrage at Myanmar’s military, the European Union is preparing to target businesses […]

Myanmar court files two more charges against Suu Kyi; protesters march again – Times of India

A Myanmar court filed two more charges against ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday, a lawyer acting for her said, as protesters marched in defiance of a crackdown by security forces that killed at least 18 people the previous day. Suu Kyi looked well as she took part in a court hearing via […]

Thousands protest against coup in Myanmar’s biggest city – Times of India

SINGAPORE: Thousands of people took to the streets of Yangon on Saturday to denounce this week’s coup and demand the release of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in the first such demonstration since the generals seized power. “Military dictator, fail, fail; Democracy, win, win,” protesters chanted, calling for the military to free Nobel Peace […]