As the regime plans to execute more political prisoners, Ma Nilar Thein says she does not want others to suffer her husband’s fate.
Daw Zin Mar Aung says that messages of condemnation are pointless while Myanmar’s people bleed.
Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said the US should be doing more to support the Myanmar people in their fight against the regime.
The National Unity Government said it held friendly discussions with the powerful armed group, which governs large areas of Rakhine State.
Defying junta warnings, Saifuddin Abdullah met Daw Zin Mar Aung in Washington, becoming the first minister from ASEAN to engage with the parallel government.
The National Unity Govt is taking note of which of Myanmar’s neighbors support the people, and their stances will shape relations after the revolution succeeds, she says.
The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners says 90 percent of the seizures have occurred since the NUG declared war on the regime last September.
The National Unity Government’s foreign minister Daw Zin Mar Aung tells The Irrawaddy the revolution is going to win and other countries should back the winning side.
The National Unity Government’s foreign ministry has asked other countries to provide asylum to armed forces personnel who flee the junta.
The National Unity Government’s foreign minister, Daw Zin Mar Aung, tells The Irrawaddy that the junta is increasingly diplomatically isolated.