A court agreed to a request from the detained elected leader’s estranged brother to auction off the home, in another step by Min Aung Hlaing to erase her legacy.
The same military that killed student activist Ma Win Maw Oo in 1988 hanged her contemporary, Ko Jimmy, in July. Today’s anti-junta resistance has inherited their spirit.
Democracy campaigner Ko Mya Aye was jailed for “hate speech” over a 2014 email he sent discussing Myanmar’s peace process.
Ko Jimmy of the '88 Generation Students has been hunted since February for his anti-regime activism.
A whole new set of military, economic and social dynamics, both inside and outside the country, will make it much harder for the generals to impose their will this time.