Myanmar protests

Myanmar villagers accuse junta troops of torching houses

The Southeast Asian country has been in chaos since a putsch last February, with anti-coup "People's Defence Force" fighters clashing with junta troops across the nation.

published on : 25th March 2022

Nationwide 'silent strike' in Myanmar protests military rule

The “silent strike” was staged in cities and towns from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and came at a time of increasing violence in the political crisis triggered by the army’s seizure of power in February.

published on : 10th December 2021

Rights group says Myanmar forces purposely killed protesters

Human Right's Watch said no action is known to have been taken against any members of the security forces.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Myanmar to free more than 5,000 jailed for anti-coup protests: PM Min Aung Hlaing

Myanmar has been mired in chaos since the coup, with more than 1,100 civilians killed in a bloody crackdown on dissent and more than 8,000 arrested according to a local monitoring group.

published on : 18th October 2021