Rights activists say the govt tightened its restrictions following a recent protest.
Former Communist Party of Burma was a devout Buddhist who fought alongside members of many ethnic armed groups for several decades.
Failure to heed feelings of local communities could erode support for NLD, analysts warn
The three men led a protest against the Tatmadaw’s alleged arbitrary killing of a civilian and three soldiers.
Police said the protest leaders would be sued for failing to inform authorities of the event, which was organized to denounce the recent convictions of five other protest leaders.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi told her audience in Kayah State not to fear reporting corrupt officials. Participants and observers said that’s easier said than done.