Trade unionists say they are forced into hiding as the military authorities try to arrest them at night.
Young activists say they have no interest in holding talks with anyone appointed by the military dictatorship.
Britain says Myanmar’s military chiefs must be held accountable for human rights violations since the Feb. 1 coup.
Supporters of the regime, pictured carrying blades and sticks, have wounded civilians who mocked them as they marched through Yangon.
The military and police used lethal force against residents protecting striking government shipyard workers.
The traditional cosmetic paste is being used to accelerate the civil disobedience movement against the military regime.
International pressure and protests at home will bring down the military regime before it repeats the crimes of previous dictators, says ex-political prisoner Bo Kyi.
Australia has condemned violence against protesters and wants answers over the fate of its national, Professor Sean Turnell.
Protesters have gathered at the Indonesian, Singaporean, Malaysian and Thai embassies to condemn any negotiations with the junta.
The Kachin State People’s Party says it will attend Friday’s meeting with the military-appointed Union Election Commission but other political parties are snubbing the event.
The party claims the police are legally obliged to investigate the nighttime raid on its Yangon offices.
Coup leader Min Aung Hlaing says publications calling his military administration a “regime” or “junta” will lose their licenses.
Live-streamed video showed protesters being dragged away by the security forces.
The regional body needs to grow teeth to deal with Myanmar’s military regime, argues Kavi Chongkittavorn of Chulalongkorn University.
The police allegedly shot Ko Tin Htut Hein in the back of the head while he was defending his neighborhood from nighttime attacks.