A regime tribunal handed death sentences to U Phyo Zeyar Thaw, a former National League for Democracy MP, and activist Ko Jimmy for violating the counterterrorism act.
24 The News For 24 January 2022
Also this week, the regime and its favorite monks gave each other gifts, and an NLD turncoat invited some unflattering comparisons.
Min Aung Hlaing’s regime is enabled by a handpicked crew of opportunists comprising failed politicians, self-serving advisers and monks corrupted by proximity to power.
Min Aung Hlaing revealed he often had negotiations to remove the constitutional ban on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi becoming president under her NLD government.
The French and US oil giants will withdraw from the Yadana gas field in the Andaman Sea, in a move that will deprive the junta of a key source of revenue.
Three of Myanmar’s oldest ethnic political organizations call on UN and ASEAN to declare no fly zone to protect civilians from regime’s indiscriminate air attacks.
Two officers were among the regime troops killed in early morning battle with resistance groups in Sagaing Region.
“I want him to know that his older brother won’t let his sacrifice be for nothing,” said Ko Ko Aung Htet Naing, whose twin brother was shot dead by the regime at a protest.
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Myanmar’s air force chief Maung Maung Kyaw has retired as the junta relies increasingly on airstrikes to support its struggling ground troops.
The Myanmar people have shown that they are committed to the NUG’s Federal Democratic Charter and the end of military dictatorship.
Beijing’s praise for Hun Sen’s engagement with the junta, which has divided ASEAN, signals China’s eagerness to resume infrastructure projects in
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