Saturday 13th July 2024

Myanmar Coup – June 2021 Articles

June 30th 2021: Myanmar’s LGBT Community Members Beaten, Insulted During Protest Arrests
June 30th 2021: Myanmar diplomats based abroad refuse to return
June 30th 2021: Myanmar to release 2,000 prisoners, drops charges against actors
June 30th 2021: Military council raids resistance force base in Kalay
June 30th 2021: Myanmar Update 2021: Twin crises – COVID-19 and the coup
June 29th 2021: Myanmar’s Shadow Government Prepares Evidence for Lawsuit Against Junta in International Court
June 29th 2021: Moral Dilemmas: Is the Juice Worth the Squeeze?
June 29th 2021: The junta overthrew the government they represented. What happens next for Myanmar’s diplomats in limbo?
June 29th 2021: Deadly 2020 Myanmar mine disaster caused by poor planning, satellite-data sleuths suggest
June 29th 2021: Myanmar jade industry becoming ‘slush fund’ for junta
June 28th 2021: Myanmar Plans to Expand Military Cooperation With Russia, Commander-in-Chief Says
June 28th 2021: Myanmar students in Australia accuse embassy of intimidation
June 28th 2021: A Famous Buddhist Teacher Is Under Fire for Backing Myanmar’s Junta
June 28th 2021: Three dolphins beached at Chaungtha shore alive
June 28th 2021: Myanmar military targets lawyers defending political prisoners
June 27th 2021: Released American journalist says Myanmar military using torture to hunt down opposition leaders
June 27th 2021: Seven Local Officials Working for Myanmar Regime Killed in Nine Days
June 27th 2021: Myanmar torches over half-billion-dollar drugs stash
June 27th 2021: Myanmar swimmer calls on Olympic committee for action over ‘genocidal’ regime
June 27th 2021: UN Leader Condemns Myanmar Military Over Sexual Violence
June 26th 2021: At Least 64 Myanmar Protesters, Two of Them Underage, Sentenced to Death by Military Courts
June 26th 2021: Tanker carrying jet fuel due to arrive in Yangon on Saturday
June 26th 2021: Deforestation of endangered wildlife habitat continues to surge in southern Myanmar
June 26th 2021: Mekong River Region Economic Zones Draw Illegal Actors — Report
June 26th 2021: Ten Killed as Militia Repels Surprise Attack by Junta Troops in Myanmar’s Sagaing Region
June 25th 2021: Third Coronavirus Wave in Myanmar Accelerates Infection Rate as Cities Reissue Stay-At-Home Orders
June 25th 2021: Supreme Court considers Suu Kyi trial transfer
June 25th 2021: US says ‘all countries should be concerned’ about arms sales to Myanmar junta
June 25th 2021: Confident in Its Impunity, the Myanmar Junta Ignores Diplomacy
June 25th 2021: Myanmar fighting since coup has displaced 230,000 people, UN says
June 24th 2021: Chinese private security presence is growing in Southeast Asia, report finds
June 24th 2021: ILO adopts a resolution for the restoration of democracy in Myanmar
June 24th 2021: With Aung San Suu Kyi facing prison, Myanmar’s opposition is leaderless, desperate and ready to fight
June 24th 2021: The emerging alternatives to ‘military slave education’
June 24th 2021: Myanmar’s armed forces show no signs of restraint amid rising Rohingya revolts
June 23rd 2021: Myanmar junta leader thanks Russia for boosting military
June 23rd 2021: Leader of resistance force in Magwe Region shot dead
June 23rd 2021: At Least Three Dead as Myanmar’s Junta Battles Militia in Streets of Mandalay
June 23rd 2021: Myanmar: Facebook promotes content urging violence against coup protesters – study
June 23rd 2021: Myanmar’s Artists Captured the Spirit of the Resistance. Now They’re Continuing the Fight from Abroad
June 22nd 2021: 397 Myanmar Civil Society Organizations send Open Letter to leaders of G7
June 22nd 2021: Myanmar: Military Wages War Against Christian Ethnic Minorities
June 22nd 2021: Myanmar Junta Kills 13 Civilians Over Weekend
June 22nd 2021: Debate over Myanmar upends start to UN rights body session
June 22nd 2021: EU, UK slap new sanctions on entities, individuals related to Myanmar military coup
June 21st 2021: Myanmar reports highest Covid numbers since coup as concerns over health system grow
June 21st 2021: Myanmar Junta Chief Visits Moscow for Security Conference
June 21st 2021: ASEAN’s Future Will Be Decided in Myanmar
June 21st 2021: Inside Myanmar: Testimonies of Survival and Resistance
June 21st 2021: Pope in aid plea for Myanmar’s hungry displaced people
June 20th 2021: Japan refuses to sanction Myanmar over China factor, undermines US strategy
June 20th 2021: UN concerned about the human rights environment in Myanmar
June 20th 2021: Rohingya artists tackle COVID-19 fears as refugees wait for vaccines
June 20th 2021: Thai airline eyes Myanmar as it plans to open up flights to the region
June 20th 2021: The Revolt Against Myanmar’s Junta Can Succeed
June 19th 2021: Myanmar’s Karen Rebels Say 25 Slain Men Were Junta Spies, Not Civilians
June 19th 2021: UN stops short of calling for global arms embargo against Myanmar
June 19th 2021: Myanmar: Who are the ethnic armies training protesters?
June 19th 2021: Biden sees pushback on China but ready to see Xi: aide
June 19th 2021: Myanmar protesters wear flowers to mark Suu Kyi’s birthday
June 18th 2021: They work abroad to feed their families. Now they can’t send the money home
June 18th 2021: Aung San Suu Kyi in the dock: The Statesman
June 18th 2021: Interview: Captain Who Left Myanmar Army Estimates 800 Troops Have Defected Since Coup
June 18th 2021: US journalist held in Myanmar appears in special court
June 18th 2021: Anti-regime group bombs condo project linked to junta cabinet member 
June 17th 2021: Myanmar: Concerns Over Rising Child Rape Cases
June 17th 2021: Stranded, Stateless, Imprisoned: How Asia is Failing Rohingya Children
June 17th 2021: Protesting Myanmar goalkeeper refuses to fly home from Japan after raising anti-coup salute before World Cup qualifier
June 17th 2021: KNU to investigate alleged massacre of civilians
June 16th 2021: Myanmar’s Humanitarian Crisis Deepens
June 16th 2021: ‘Our only option’: Myanmar civilians take up arms for democracy
June 16th 2021: Myanmar’s Youth Increasingly Look for Opportunity Abroad
June 16th 2021: Myanmar reports first detection of 3 new Covid variants in 5 cities: Ministry
June 16th 2021: Myanmar militia group halts attacks on troops; Suu Kyi ‘confident’ in court
June 15th 2021: Trial of Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi gets under way
June 15th 2021: Two lawyers arrested in Myawaddy on charges of incitement
June 15th 2021: UN urged to investigate ‘improper’ sharing of Rohingya data with Myanmar
June 15th 2021: Myanmar, terrorism and the demands of international politics
June 14th 2021: COVID-19 cases rise to 145,603 in Myanmar
June 14th 2021: G7 leaders condemn Myanmar’s military coup, call for immediate released of detained civilians
June 14th 2021: Trial of Aung San Suu Kyi to begin in Myanmar after military coup
June 14th 2021: Anti-junta protesters in Myanmar show support for Rohingya
June 14th 2021: Covid-19 grounded planes, so drug traffickers in Southeast Asia took to the seas: Report
June 13th 2021: ‘It’s OK not to be OK’: Finding support amid trauma and grief
June 13th 2021: Rally in Australia calls for recognition of Myanmar’s National Unity Government
June 13th 2021: ‘A catastrophe’: UN warns of intensifying violence in Myanmar
June 13th 2021: In Myanmar, healthcare’s collapse takes its own toll
June 13th 2021: Coal-fired power plant in Myanmar backed by China that villagers feel powerless to oppose
June 12th 2021: Myanmar Dissident Deaths in Custody, Unapproved Autopsies Prompt Calls For Probe
June 12th 2021: Myanmar bishops seek ‘humanitarian corridor’ amid starvation fears
June 12th 2021: Kindness amid turmoil: Australian teacher recounts life in Myanmar
June 12th 2021: Bomb Explodes at Chinese-Backed Factory in Myanmar
June 12th 2021: ‘A catastrophe’: UN warns of intensifying violence in Myanmar
June 11th 2021: South Korean human rights groups donate ten million won for democratization in Myanmar
June 11th 2021: Burmese Poets to Pen New Era as Lawmakers
June 11th 2021: The Americans locked up in Myanmar’s notorious Insein prison
June 11th 2021: Myanmar Authorities Arrest 638 Suspects for Terror Acts, Illegal Possession of Arms
June 11th 2021: A Dozen Dead in Myanmar Military Plane Crash, Including Prominent Senior Monk
June 10th 2021: 12 Reportedly Killed in Air Force Plane Crash in Myanmar
June 10th 2021: Restaurant Staff Detained After Myanmar Minister’s Son Involved in Brawl
June 10th 2021: Aung San Suu Kyi formally charged with corruption by Myanmar military
June 10th 2021: Myanmar pushes ASEAN to the brink
June 10th 2021: Wounded Myanmar protesters fear arrest in junta hospitals
June 9th 2021: China Boosts Support for Myanmar Army, Countering U.S. Sanctions
June 9th 2021: Was Min Min tortured to death for banging pots?
June 9th 2021: Empty rhetoric
June 9th 2021: Myanmar coup latest: ‘Violence is spiraling,’ US’s Kurt Campbell says
June 9th 2021: Rohingya Voices Matter – Activist Toolkit
June 8th 2021: Myanmar: Red Cross ramps up response as humanitarian crisis deepens
June 8th 2021: Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi’s trial to begin next week
June 8th 2021: Myanmar’s National Unity Government ‘Deeply Concerned’ With China
June 8th 2021: Roughly 800 soldiers have fled the military since the coup, says defector 
June 8th 2021: Myanmar coup latest: ‘Violence is spiraling,’ US’s Kurt Campbell says
June 7th 2021: The revolution is ours
June 7th 2021: ASEAN ministers pressure Myanmar after ‘painfully slow’ progress
June 7th 2021: Villages empty, civilian armed groups rise in eastern Myanmar
June 7th 2021: ASEAN flag burns as Myanmar people lose faith in bloc
June 7th 2021: ‘The darkest days are coming’: Myanmar’s journalists suffer at hands of junta
June 6th 2021: Myanmar forces clash with villagers in delta region, media report 20 dead
June 6th 2021: Myanmar willing to work with ASEAN, highlights China’s role in maintaining domestic stability
June 6th 2021: 380 refugees sent back amid Karen, Myanmar ceasefire
June 6th 2021: Cartoonists use art to oppose TotalEnergies’ business with junta
June 6th 2021: Myanmar Junta’s Efforts to Kill the NLD Will Always Fail
June 5th 2021: At least 20 killed by Myanmar forces in Ayeyarwady delta, media reports
June 5th 2021: More Than Half of Myanmar’s Chin State Under COVID Lockdown
June 5th 2021: Myanmar’s National Unity Govt ‘No Longer Has Faith’ in ASEAN
June 5th 2021: Myanmar’s military coup leader admits not fully in control of country
June 5th 2021: Myanmar’s UN envoy tells General Assembly about corruption in Myanmar
June 4th 2021: Myanmar dispatches: ‘war right in front of our eyes is unavoidable now’
June 4th 2021: Myanmar coup latest: Suu Kyi’s whereabouts unknown, lawyers say
June 4th 2021: Souring on peace marches, Myanmar protesters seek weapons
June 4th 2021: Brands criticised for Myanmar sourcing u-turn
June 4th 2021: On Myanmar, ASEAN’s empty diplomatic rhetoric is costing lives
June 3rd 2021: ASEAN envoys in Myanmar to try and resolve post-coup chaos with military junta
June 3rd 2021: He dreamed of football glory, but died on junta’s day of shame
June 3rd 2021: Police sub-inspector dies after guerrilla attack in Kanbalu, Sagaing Region
June 3rd 2021: Elephants escape Myanmar mud pit to cheers from villagers who helped
June 3rd 2021: Myanmar: A decade of hope wasted?
June 2nd 2021: ‘I just want to cry’: Non-striking civil servants in a moral bind
June 2nd 2021: Myanmar jails two journalists for incitement and spreading false news, employers say
June 2nd 2021: Foreign travel advice Myanmar (Burma)
June 2nd 2021: Comfortable in the ‘Generals’ Village’, the UN and EU Lined Myanmar Military’s Pockets
June 2nd 2021: Myanmar Timber Auction Disappoints Cash-Strapped Junta
June 1st 2021: Myanmar Journalists Vow to Work On Despite Repression, Job Losses
June 1st 2021: Burma Junta Moves Aung San Suu Kyi to ‘Unknown Location
June 1st 2021: Five Accused of Being Myanmar Junta Informants Found Dead in Magwe
June 1st 2021: Myanmar’s Shadow Govt ‘Deeply Concerned’ for Safety of Detained NLD Leaders
June 1st 2021: ‘Boldface fabrication’: General Michael Flynn denies he endorsed Myanmar-style coup in America in viral video