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April 11, 2021, 4:31 AM

Reports: Myanmar forces kill 82 in single day in city

The crackdown by Myanmar security forces on pro-democracy protesters continues.
April 11, 2021, 4:31 AM
April 9, 2021, 12:01 PM

US sanctions on Myanmar gems target key junta funding source

U.S. sanctions on Myanma Gems Enterprise target an army-controlled business.
April 9, 2021, 12:01 PM
US sanctions on Myanmar gems target key junta funding source
April 7, 2021, 3:25 PM

Myanmar security forces attack town that resisted with arms

Security forces in Myanmar have stormed a town where some residents had used homemade hunting rifles to resist the military’s February seizure of power, reportedly killing at least 11 civilians and injuring many others
April 7, 2021, 3:25 PM
April 6, 2021, 9:59 PM

Myanmar forces arrest comedian, break up doctors' protest

Authorities in Myanmar have arrested the country’s best-known comedian as they continue to crack down on people they accuse of helping incite nationwide protests against February’s military coup
April 6, 2021, 9:59 PM
April 6, 2021, 6:30 AM

Myanmar's online pop-up markets raise funds for protest

Many in Myanmar have found a safer, more substantive way to protest the country’s military coup
April 6, 2021, 6:30 AM
April 4, 2021, 10:51 PM

Myanmar anti-coup protesters paint slogans on eggs

Anti-coup demonstrators in Myanmar painted eggs with protest slogans, in what they're calling the "Easter Egg Strike."
April 4, 2021, 10:51 PM
Myanmar anti-coup protesters paint slogans on eggs
April 2, 2021, 5:46 PM

Myanmar's military junta has reportedly killed at least 43 children since coup

At least 43 children have been reportedly killed by armed forces in Myanmar in the two months since the military junta seized power, according to Save the Children.
April 2, 2021, 5:46 PM
Myanmar's military junta has reportedly killed at least 43 children since coup
April 2, 2021, 3:33 PM

Myanmar's ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi appears in court after deadliest day since coup

Aung San Suu Kyi's court appearance came after a weekend of the deadliest violence that Myanmar has seen since the army seized power on Feb. 1.
April 2, 2021, 3:33 PM
Myanmar's ousted leader appears in court after bloodiest day since coup
April 2, 2021, 3:31 PM

US orders some diplomats to evacuate Myanmar amid deadly crackdown on protesters

The United States has ordered some American diplomats and their loved ones to evacuate Myanmar amid escalating violence two months after the military junta seized power.
April 2, 2021, 3:31 PM
US orders some diplomats to evacuate Myanmar amid deadly crackdown on protesters
April 2, 2021, 1:21 PM

Myanmar cuts wireless internet service amid coup protests

Myanmar’s wireless broadband internet services have been shut down.
April 2, 2021, 1:21 PM
Myanmar cuts wireless internet service amid coup protests
April 2, 2021, 2:02 AM

UN condemns violence against Myanmar protesters and deaths

The U.N. Security Council is strongly condemning the use of violence against peaceful protesters in Myanmar and the deaths of hundreds of civilians
April 2, 2021, 2:02 AM
April 1, 2021, 1:54 AM

Junta's foes woo ethnic allies with new Myanmar constitution

Opponents of Myanmar’s military government have declared the country’s 2008 constitution void and put forward an interim charter to replace it
April 1, 2021, 1:54 AM
March 31, 2021, 4:47 AM

US orders some diplomats to leave Myanmar as unrest grows

The State Department is ordering non-essential U.S. diplomats and their families to leave Myanmar as a deadly government crackdown on demonstrators protesting last month's coup intensifies
March 31, 2021, 4:47 AM
March 29, 2021, 4:11 AM

International outrage mounts as deaths rise in Myanmar

More than 100 people are believed to have been killed in the last week, several of which were children.
March 29, 2021, 4:11 AM
International outrage mounts as deaths rise in Myanmar
March 29, 2021, 1:45 AM

Sources say more than 100 protesters were killed by Myanmar police yesterday

Citizens of the Southeast Asian country have been protesting for weeks following their outrage after last month’s military coup.
March 29, 2021, 1:45 AM
Sources say more than 100 protesters were killed by Myanmar police yesterday
March 29, 2021, 1:39 AM

Myanmar pageant contender calls for urgent international aid

Security forces suppressing protests against coup killed more than 100 people.
March 29, 2021, 1:39 AM
March 29, 2021, 1:39 AM

Funerals become scenes of Myanmar resistance, more violence

Security forces opened fire on a crowd attending the funeral of student.
March 29, 2021, 1:39 AM
March 29, 2021, 1:38 AM

Protests over military coup in Myanmar become violent

At least 18 people were reportedly killed in a single day as authorities are allegedly using live rounds against protesters.
March 29, 2021, 1:38 AM
Protests over military coup in Myanmar become violent
March 29, 2021, 1:37 AM

Myanmar sees deadliest week since military coup

“They are determined to kill as many people as possible,” a United Nations envoy said.
March 29, 2021, 1:37 AM
Myanmar sees deadliest week since military coup
March 29, 2021, 1:34 AM

Myanmar's ousted leader appears in court after deadliest day since coup

Authorities killed at least 18 people during peaceful protests over the weekend.
March 29, 2021, 1:34 AM
Myanmar's ousted leader appears in court after deadliest day since coup
March 29, 2021, 1:32 AM

At least 149 killed in Myanmar since protests against military started: UN

At least 149 people have been killed since Feb. 1 in Myanmar in a bloody crackdown by security forces against peaceful protesters, the United Nations said.
March 29, 2021, 1:32 AM
At least 149 killed in Myanmar protests: UN