This week the regime’s media made much of its arrest of ex-MP U Phyo Zeya Thaw, but said little about its leader’s exclusion from international meetings.
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The removal of two military-appointed ministers by the regime is seen as a sign that moderate voices within the armed forces are being silenced.
Yangon’s busiest shopping center was deserted on Friday as Yangon residents stayed away after footage of attack on young protesters by mall staff went viral.
Around 254 houses in Thantlang have burned down in two months with residents blaming regime troops.
The Cambodia-hosted virtual gathering is the third international meeting in two months from which the regime has been shunned.
As clashes intensify in southeastern Myanmar’s Kayah State, thousands of locals have been forced to flee their villages.
The Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army claims to have taken control of a key area along the Chinese border and it might be planning further expansion.
21 people involved in resistance against the regime received death sentences from military tribunals, while another 29 were given life in prison.
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Unlike the Soviet Union, the Chinese are likely to put up a real fight.
Kavi Chongkittavorn argues that it is in Thailand’s interest to welcome migrant workers from war-torn Myanmar.
Arrival of high-ranking officials from China, Japan and Thailand shows junta wants to prevent further diplomatic isolation.
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