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100 days of force and resistance in Myanmar

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 14 May 2021
YANGON, Myanmar -- The military takeover of Myanmar early in the morning of Feb ... But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored ... Enraged citizens have taken up active self-defense, countering violence with violence ... But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored.
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Myanmar will free Japanese journalist as gesture to Tokyo

SCNOW Morning News 14 May 2021
He has posted reports and views about developments in Myanmar on Facebook. Hours before his arrest, he posted a video showing Myanmar citizens gathering at a Tokyo temple to pay tribute to people killed by Myanmar security forces trying to quell protests ... protests in Myanmar.
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Myanmar: to release arrested Japanese journalist

BBC News 14 May 2021
A Japanese journalist who was arrested in Myanmar last month and later charged with spreading fake news will be released, state media said Thursday ... Myanmar authorities maintain he violated the law but will be released because Japan had requested it ... Tokyo has been urging the Myanmar military to release him.
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Australia Gravely Concerned About Myanmar

The Tennessee Tribune 13 May 2021
CANBERRA, Australia — Australia is demanding the immediate release and evacuation of Australian citizen Sean Turnell, the detained economic adviser to Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi ... More than 100 days have passed since the Myanmar coup, and officials have told the parliament’s foreign affairs, defense and trade committee the situation remains grim.
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Myanmar to free Japanese journalist as gesture to Tokyo

Hindustan Times 13 May 2021
Japanese journalist, arrested in Myanmar, charged with spreading false news ... He has posted reports and views about developments in Myanmar on Facebook. Hours before his arrest, he posted a video showing Myanmar citizens gathering at a Tokyo temple to pay tribute to people killed by Myanmar security forces trying to quell protests.
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Myanmar dispatches: updates and analysis from JURIST correspondents in Myanmar

Jurist 13 May 2021
JURIST EXCLUSIVE – One of JURIST’s Myanmar law student correspondents reflects on Eid, the Muslim “Feast of Breaking the Fast” that comes at the end of Ramadan. ... Regardless of religions, we were born on this land and live here together, then, we’re all Myanmar citizens.
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AP PHOTOS: 100 days of force and resistance in Myanmar

Yahoo Daily News 11 May 2021
But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored ... But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored ... But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored ... But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored.
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Myanmar reporters, activists arrested in Thailand

New York Post 11 May 2021
myanmar ... 100 days in power, Myanmar junta holds pretense of control ... Thapanapong Chairangsri, the head of police in the San Sai district outside Chiang Mai, told Reuters that five Myanmar citizens had been arrested for entering the country illegally and would be brought to court on Tuesday.
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100 days in power, Myanmar junta holds pretense of control

Yahoo Daily News 11 May 2021
Myanmar 100 Days ... Min Aung Hlaing delivers his address to the public during Myanmar New Year ... Myanmar 100 Days ... But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored ... But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored ... But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored.
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DVB calls on Thailand not to deport its journalists to Myanmar

Al Jazeera 11 May 2021
Three Myanmar journalists and two activists ... Thapanapong Chairangsri, the head of police in the San Sai district outside Chiang Mai, told Reuters news agency that five Myanmar citizens had been arrested for entering the country illegally and would be brought to court on Tuesday.
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Asia PacificMyanmar reporters, activists arrested in Thailand

Reuters 11 May 2021
Three reporters and two activists from Myanmar have been ... Thapanapong Chairangsri, the head of police in the San Sai district outside Chiang Mai, told Reuters that five Myanmar citizens had been arrested for entering the country illegally and would be brought to court on Tuesday.
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China to set up ‘quarantine rope’ on Mount Everest

Business Day 11 May 2021
China’s measures are some of the strictest in the world ... Most of the infections now seen in China are from travellers allowed in from other countries, with entry restricted to citizens and holders of visas, which are hard to obtain. China recently quashed an outbreak on its border with Myanmar through lockdowns and mass testing ... Bloomberg News.
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ASEAN Leaders Call To End Killings In Myanmar

OWP 07 May 2021
Indonesian President Joko Widodo exclaimed that “the situation in Myanmar is unacceptable and should not continue.” Mr ... If ASEAN does not vehemently condemn the violence and arrests made by Tatmadaw and police forces, the future of peace in Myanmar will be in question, with the most vulnerable citizens facing significant violence.
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Myanmar military once again using fear to control the country

Straits Times 07 May 2021
YANGON (BLOOMBERG) -�Every night at 8pm, the stern-faced newscaster on Myanmar military TV announces the day's hunted ... Military censors sever the Internet across most of Myanmar, matching the darkness outside with an information blackout ... For the better part of 60 years, the military's rule over Myanmar was animated not by grand ideology but by fear.
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Myanmar: UN expert urges States to impose arms embargo

Reliefweb 07 May 2021
"Stopping the flow of weapons and dual-use weapons technology into the hands of the military junta of Myanmar is literally a matter of life and death ... "It is my hope that those who have yet to impose an arms embargo will do so in light of the horror that the Myanmar military continues to inflict on its citizens every day.
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