Miss Grand Int’l Myanmar 2020 Han Lay, a junta opponent, said Myanmar officials asked Thai police to let them meet her in a Bangkok airport after she was denied a visa.
A group of nine resistance groups attacked soldiers and police officers who are using Monywa University of Economics as a base, the PDF forces said.
Seven pro-junta Pyu Saw Htee militia members were detained in Sagaing Region for allegedly killing a business owner with regime connections.
The 77-year-old democracy leader will likely be held in solitary confinement in the prison.
Also this week, the regime shows once again it is living in fantasyland, discussing plans for food security and tourism, even as it undermines both.
Residents report increased patrols and searches by security forces, who appear to be mounting an operation to wipe out resistance activity in the city.
The NUG controls an increasing amount of territory, especially in Sagaing and Magwe regions.
Legal advisor U Khin Maung Myint says the new law will heavily overstretch the police.
Also this week, the coup boss was praised as a savior and said there would be no vote until ‘terrorists’ are wiped out, and the generals paid respects to their elders.
Lt Col Zaw Win Ko posted criticism on Facebook of the notorious Yangon vehicle-ramming attack in December.
Deploying Chinese firewall and surveillance technology could prove a double-edged sword for the regime, however, given Beijing’s record of spying on its ‘partners’.
On this day in 2021, Ma Mya Thwet Thwet Khine became the first person to die as a result of the junta’s crackdown on protesters, 10 days after being shot in Naypyitaw.
The UNODC continues to spread misinformation about drug production in Myanmar, while providing cover for official complicity in the narcotics trade.
The People’s Defense Force in Sagaing Region’s Tamu lost two of its fighters in the raid in the township on the Indian border.
More than 760 junta soldiers and police reportedly plan to join the Civil Disobedience Movement since the civilian National Unity Government declared war on the regime.