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At least 39 reported killed in Myanmar as Chinese factories burn – Times of India

Security forces killed at least 22 anti-coup protesters in the poor, industrial Hlaingthaya suburb of Myanmar‘s main city on Sunday after Chinese-financed factories were set ablaze there, an advocacy group said. A further 16 protesters were killed in other places, the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP) said, as well as one policeman, making it […]

Myanmar junta kills more protesters, adds Suu Kyi accusation – Times of India

MANDALAY: Myanmar’s security forces shot to death at least 10 people protesting the military’s coup on Thursday, spurning a UN Security Council appeal to stop using lethal force and as an independent UN expert cited growing evidence of crimes against humanity. The military also lodged a new allegation against the deposed government leader Aung San […]

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’s Suu Kyi detained on remand until February 17, lawyer says – Times of India

NAYPYITAW: Myanmar‘s ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi will be remanded in detention until Wednesday for a court hearing and will not appear on Monday as initially expected, her lawyer told journalists in the capital Naypyitaw. “We came here to submit our power of attorney letter and discussed with the district judge. According to him, […]

Myanmar’s protesters back on the streets as US sanctions coup leaders – Times of India

YANGON: Myanmar’s military regime braced for a seventh straight day of street protests on Friday after Washington announced sanctions on leaders of the coup that ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi. A torrent of anger and defiance has brought tens of thousands of people out in nationwide rallies demanding the country’s generals relinquish power. […]

Thousands protest army takeover in Myanmar’s biggest city – Times of India

YANGON: Thousands of people rallied against the military takeover in Myanmar‘s biggest city on Sunday and demanded the release of Aung San Suu Kyi, whose elected government was toppled by the army that also imposed an internet blackout. Protest crowds have grown bigger and bolder since Monday’s coup. At least 2,000 labour union and student […]