Global aid agencies are cooperating with the junta while failing to criticize its campaign of atrocities.
07 The News For 7 October 2022
The regime claims to be planning a general election next year although it controls a shrinking chunk of the country.
The installation of retired general U Khin Yi as USDP chairman smoothes the way for the regime to orchestrate Min Aung Hlaing’s election as president next year.
A former police officer shot dead dozens of people at a childcare center in Nong Bua Lam Phu province before killing himself.
Some generals who oversaw recent defeats are stepping down while new leaders are chosen for the proxy Union Solidarity and Development Party.
Swiss-owned Puma energy becomes the latest multinational to pull out following military takeover.
The Irrawaddy’s latest roundup includes attacks in Yangon, Sagaing, Bago, Ayeyarwady, Tanintharyi, Karen and Rakhine. A pro-junta militia leader was among those killed.
Toru Kubota was detained near an anti-junta rally in Yangon in July. He was jailed for dissent and communications law violations and still faces an immigration charge.
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The installation of retired general U Khin Yi as USDP chairman smoothes the way for the regime to orchestrate Min Aung Hlaing’s election as president next year.Read Now
Regime is likely to be hit hard by the impending economic crisis, but NUG must do more to unify resistance movement.
Unlike their ethnic allies, newly formed resistance forces in central Myanmar lack an anti-aircraft capability. Supplying them with one could be a game
The Irrawaddy’s roundup of the latest attacks by resistance groups includes clashes in Sagaing, Mandalay and Tanintharyi regions and Karen and Mon s
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