What’s Behind The Military Coup In Myanmar?
Scott Morrison's government maintains the relationship between Australia and Myanmar, despite the military coup which thouands are protesting.
Myanmar to Face US Sanctions After Military Coup
After a military coup led to mass arrests for hundreds of Myanmar’s democratic leaders, Biden announced punitive actions Wednesday, including cutting off generals’ access to U.S.-held funds.…
Why Myanmar is Rising Up in After a Military Coup
It’s difficult to see what the military will gain from seizing power.
What you should know about the Myanmar coup
What's happening with the military coup in Myanmar? An expert explains what's going on and what the rest of the world can do about it.
Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Wednesday ordered new sanctions against the military regime in Myanmar, taking action after the military this month staged a coup in the Southeast Asian country and arrested de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior politicians. Biden said he was issuing an executive order that will prevent …
Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
Biden said he was issuing an executive order that will prevent Myanmar’s generals from accessing $1 billion in assets in the United States.
Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Wednesday ordered new sanctions against the military regime in Myanmar, taking action after the military this month staged a coup in the Southeast Asian country and arrested de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and oth
Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
Biden said he was issuing an executive order that will prevent Myanmar's generals from accessing USD 1 billion in assets in the United States. Biden added that more measures are to come.
Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
Protesters seeking freedom for Aung San Suu Kyi and other party members detained by the military
Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
President Joe Biden on Wednesday ordered new sanctions against the military regime in Myanmar, taking action after the military this month staged a coup in the Southeast Asian country and arrested de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior politicians. Biden said he was issuing an executive order…
Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
US News: President Joe Biden on Wednesday ordered new sanctions against the military regime in Myanmar, taking action after the military this month staged a co
Protests continue in face of military coup in Myanmar
A protest against Myanmar’s one-week-old military government has stepped up as opposition to the coup grew increasingly bold.
UK sanctions Myanmar generals after military coup
Britain on Thursday imposed sanctions on three Myanmar generals, accusing them of serious human rights violations following a military coup in the Asian country. "We, alongside our international
UK sanctions Myanmar generals after military coup
Myanmar's military has arrested civilian leaders, including Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, and announced a year-long state of emergency, alleging that an election in November was beset by fraud. The electoral commission dismissed the army's complaints.
Myanmar goes to Military
Myanmar saw another military coup on Monday, February 1, 2021, and a one-year state of emergency has been declared by its military, by arresting several
How will democracy be defined after Myanmar’s military coup?
The democratic inclusivity of the country’s anti-coup protests mark a departure from its recent past.
Myanmar: Growing protest since military coup
Myanmar's military seized power last week, arresting the country's democratically-elected civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
Myanmar Artists Protest Military Coup
Artists in Myanmar are taking to the street to protest the army’s recent putsch in which it seized power from the government of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. Since the February 1 coup, artists have marched in the streets with hand-drawn posters; created and distributed buttons, pins, and stickers; made and posted artwork and videos; spray-painted graffiti mocking coup leader General Min Aung Hlaing, and lit up a building exterior with symbols of protest. The three-fingered salute made popular by the Hunger Games franchise, especially, has come to symbolize resistance to military leadership and has been
Military Coup In Myanmar: Solidarity Action
The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) is appalled at the seizing of power by the military in Myanmar and will do all within its power to stop the coup succeeding, ensure the release of those detained and bring an end to the violence and harassment of the people of Myanmar.
Myanmar youth sound off against military coup
From a classical orchestra playing a revolutionary song to viral breakdancers performing Michael Jackson anthems -- young Myanmar anti-coup protesters are using music as a weapon against the country's generals.
Timeline: The week since Myanmar's military coup
Myanmar's military took power in a coup on Monday (Feb 1), ousting the democratically elected government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi. Here ...
How Myanmar’s military used the pandemic to justify its coup
Using Covid-19 as an excuse for arresting civilian leaders and to limit public demonstrations undermines trust in government measures worldwide.
Myanmar protesters gather in Japan against military coup at home
Thousands of people from Myanmar sang songs and waved glow sticks as they gathered in Japan's capital on Thursday
President Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
President Joe Biden on Wednesday ordered new sanctions against the military regime in Myanmar, taking action after the military this month staged a coup in the Southeast Asian country
Biden slaps sanctions on Myanmar military over coup
President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced U.S. sanctions on Myanmar's military, and again pressed its leaders to give up power.
US Sanctions Myanmar Military Leaders Involved in Coup
The United States on Thursday announced new sanctions against Myanmar, also known as Burma, more than a week after the country’s military overthrew the democratically elected government. The U.S.
New Zealand Imposes Sanctions on Myanmar’s Military After Coup
New Zealand has imposed a travel ban and cut ties with military leaders in Myanmar who ousted the Southeast Asian nation’s de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi.  New Zealand has said it does not recognize the legitimacy of the military-led government in Myanmar.
Britain sanctions three Myanmar generals after military coup
The UK on Thursday imposed sanctions on three Myanmar generals, accusing them of serious human rights violations following a military coup in the country. Myanmar's military has arrested civilian leaders, including Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, and announced a year-long state of emergency, alleging that an election in November was beset by fraud. The electoral commission dismissed the army's complaints. The military junta has promised a new election and defended its February 1 seizure of power, denying it was a coup.
Adani Group in a bind over Myanmar military coup and US sanctions
The Group is building a container terminal along Yangon river
U.S. slaps sanctions on Myanmar in response to military coup
WASHINGTON, Feb 11 (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on Myanmar's acting president and several other military officers and warned there could be more economic punishment as Washington responds to the military coup.
Biden to impose sanctions on Myanmar’s military leaders over coup
US president faces early test of pledge to put human rights at centre of his foreign policy
Biden says US to sanction Myanmar military leaders over coup
The sanctions will not only affect the military leaders but also their business interests and their close family members, he said. A first round of targets will be identified this week.
Facebook removed the main page of Myanmar military as protests continue following a military coup
Buddhist monks hold placards as they participate in a rally protesting election results by supporters of the Myanmar military and the military-backed
Facebook removed the main page of Myanmar military as protests continue following a military coup
The military, known as the Tatmadaw, staged a coup on February 1, detaining officials over debunked claims of voter fraud during their election.
'Join hands' with us for democracy, says Myanmar military coup leader
‘I would seriously urge the entire nation to join hands with the Tatmadaw (Army) for the successful realisaation of democracy,' says Gen. Min Aung Hlaing
Myanmar military coup | Thousands defy Myanmar protest ban
Demonstrations demanding release of Suu Kyi enter fifth day; military moves to tighten its grip
Myanmar military coup protesters back on streets despite police violence
Crowds demonstrating against the military takeover in Myanmar again defied a ban on protests on Wednesday, even after security forces ratcheted up the use of force against them
Thousands protest on streets again in Myanmar against military coup
Thousands of anti-coup protesters in Myanmar poured back onto the streets on February 7, as an internet blackout failed to stifle growing outrage at the military’s ouster of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
Hundreds of thousands protest in Myanmar against the military coup
YANGON Myanmar's anti-coup protesters returned to the streets in force yesterday, staging the biggest demonstrations since troops fanned out around the country to quell opposition to the new military junta. Hundreds of thousands marched, rejecting the army's assertion that...
Tens of thousands protest in Myanmar against military coup
Thousands of people joined anti-coup protests across Myanmar on Monday (Feb 8) as workers went on a nationwide strike, demanding the release of ...
Myanmar's military leaders warn media, say 'don't call it a coup'
Meanwhile, vast numbers of people all over Myanmar flouted orders against demonstrations
Military Coup In Myanmar: Getting Democratic Reforms Back On Track
The recent military coup in Myanmar brought looming contradictions in the country’s transition into sharp focus. It has also revealed the international short-term approach to an ingrained politico-military conflict over decades. Western observers have had a romantic and limited perception of Myanmar, which means little to average Europeans aside from being an exotic new tourist […]
Myanmar coup: Thousands rally against military build up
Demonstrators are blocking roads with vehicles to stop troops from moving through the country's largest city. Experts warn that the protests could spark a wave of violence.
U.N says it is 'essential' that aid work continue in Myanmar after military coup
The United Nations said on Friday it is essential that lifesaving humanitarian assistance continue to be delivered in Myanmar, after a military coup on Feb. 1 that has sparked mass protests across the country.
The military coup in Myanmar presents opportunities to Buddhist nationalists
The roots of Buddhist nationalism in Myanmar go back to colonial days. Those behind the military coup are seeking to harness it to legitimize the seizure of power.
Young Myanmar residents get tattoos in show of resistance against military coup
As Myanmar navigates its shaky future following a military coup that ended a decade-long experiment with democracy, young men have turned to the ...
UN passes watered down resolution over Myanmar military coup
The UN passed the resolution on Saturday, but was watered down after pressure from China and Russia.
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