Sunday 23rd June 2024

Myanmar Coup – Previous May Articles

May 31st 2021: Unmasking Myanmar
May 31st 2021: Myanmar Junta Forces Kill Innocent Man in Botched Bagan Raid
May 31st 2021: RSF asks Germany to let Myanmar journalist Mratt Kyaw Thu apply for asylum
May 31st 2021: Myanmar’s Economic Meltdown Likely to Push Opium Output Up, Says UN
May 31st 2021: TotalEnergies hindered by legal framework on more Myanmar action
May 30th 2021: Research highlights the institutional abuse of Myanmar foot soldiers as root cause of human rights crisis
May 30th 2021: Asean Seeks Drop of U.N. Call for Myanmar Arms Embargo
May 30th 2021: Myanmar Junta Forces’ Temporary Base Attacked in Yangon
May 30th 2021: Hundreds of Political Prisoners Held in Notorious Yangon Jail, Those Released Say
May 30th 2021: Detained protest leader Wai Moe Naing meets with his lawyer for the first time, says mother
May 29th 2021: Myanmar’s shadow government parades new armed force
May 29th 2021: Defense Force cadets graduate to fight Tatmadaw amid bombings, assassinations (Video)
May 29th 2021: Myanmar Junta Reports Huge Explosives Haul, Dozens of Arrests in Yangon
May 29th 2021: Two Myanmar Towns on Indian Border Locked Down Amid COVID-19 Spike
May 29th 2021: ‘For Fallen Souls’: A Survivor Says Myanmar Fight Must Go on
May 28th 2021: State Department calls for release of US journalist detained in Myanmar
May 28th 2021: More Sanctions Against Burma’s Military
May 28th 2021: Myanmar Regime Jails Mother After Troops Fail to Find Her Activist Sons
May 28th 2021: Over 15,000 displaced as conflict in Sagaing’s Kani Township heats up
May 28th 2021: The Jihadist Threat in Myanmar
May 28th 2021: Parcel bomb explosion at wedding of known nationalist kills bride and two relatives
May 27th 2021: How The Myanmar Military Coup Disrespected The People’s Vote – OpEd
May 27th 2021: Myanmar Hit by More Than 300 Bombing Attacks Since February 1 Coup
May 27th 2021: Myanmar: Fossil giants Total and Chevron stop junta payments
May 27th 2021: Asian investors have doubts about Myanmar’s military regime
May 27th 2021: Fading Humanitarianism: The Dangerous Trajectory of the Rohingya Refugee Response in Bangladesh
May 26th 2021: UN Expert Greets ‘New Blow’ Against Myanmar Junta’s Finances
May 26th 2021: AP Investigation: Myanmar´s junta using bodies to terrorize
May 26th 2021: Army attack on Myanmar Catholic church leaves four dead
May 26th 2021: Myanmar’s Students Stay Home Despite Junta Orders to Enroll Ahead of New School Year
May 26th 2021: Aung San Suu Kyi’s lawyer sees little chance for a fair trial
May 25th 2021: Burma’s Suu Kyi Makes First In-person Court Appearance Since Coup
May 25th 2021: An American journalist was pulled off a flight and detained by Myanmar military forces as he attempted to leave the country
May 25th 2021: Countering the Coup, One Verse at a Time
May 25th 2021: Time for West to fund Myanmar civil disobedience
May 25th 2021: U.N. special envoy for Myanmar warns of possible civil war in the country
May 24th 2021: Over 125,000 Myanmar teachers suspended for opposing coup
May 24th 2021: Myanmar: 13 security forces members killed in clash with anti-coup bloc’s defence force
May 24th 2021: Around 40 Myanmar Junta Troops Killed in Kayah State
May 24th 2021: Twelve more police officers defect from regime in Chin State, say resistance fighters
May 24th 2021: The NUG must commit to human rights for all Myanmar’s people
May 23rd 2021: David Pratt: What H&M and Primark’s move means for ethical trading in Myanmar
May 23rd 2021: People’s Party sees mass resignations over decision to attend UEC meeting 
May 23rd 2021: Suu Kyi’s NLD party under threat to be disbanded
May 23rd 2021: Suu Kyi to appear in court soon: Myanmar junta leader
May 23rd 2021: Fighting surges in Myanmar’s growing anti-junta conflict
May 22nd 2021: Min Aung Hlaing makes himself military supremo for life
May 22nd 2021: Myanmar: The small embattled town that stood up to the army
May 22nd 2021: Statement by the United Nations in Myanmar on the situation in Mindat, Chin State
May 22nd 2021: Myanmar Junta Threatens To Dissolve Suu Kyi’s Party Over Election Fraud
May 22nd 2021: Explosions Rock Myanmar’s Business Hub; Kill Security Forces
May 21st 2021:  New Clashes Between Myanmar’s Military and Ethnic Armies Exacerbates Refugee Crisis
May 21st 2021: Major parties sit out meeting with junta’s election body
May 21st 2021: Myanmar tortures political prisoners, freed Japanese journalist says
May 21st 2021: Myanmar doctors sound Covid warning as neighbours see record cases
May 21st 2021: Can Sanctions Work in Myanmar?
May 20th 2021:  Why is Dominic Raab Refusing to Act on Accountability for Burmese Military Crimes?
May 20th 2021: 100 Myanmar diplomats who oppose junta ordered to return home, document shows
May 20th 2021: Myanmar and the anti-coup movement
May 20th 2021: Junta cuts off water and food supplies to rebel town of Mindat 
May 20th 2021: Intercept spyware installed prior to coup
May 19th 2021:  Has Myanmar’s military overplayed its hand?
May 19th 2021: 34 new COVID-19 cases registered
May 19th 2021: Thousands of Chin Civilians Flee Besieged Town After Myanmar Attacks
May 19th 2021: How Myanmar’s military moved in on the telecoms sector to spy on citizens
May 19th 2021: Primark resumes placing orders in Myanmar
May 18th 2021: KIA Attacks Seven Tankers Supplying ‘Aviation Fuel’ for Regime
May 18th 2021: Myanmar Navy Deserters Speak Out Against Military Regime
May 18th 2021: US imposes sanctions on Myanmar central bank governor
May 18th 2021: Local Official of Myanmar Regime Shot Dead in Downtown Yangon
May 18th 2021: Myanmar internet a ‘virtual battlefield’ as government continues crackdown
May 17th 2021: Myanmar election reflected citizenry’s will, no justification for military seizing power: report
May 17th 2021: Raab announces sanctions to deprive Myanmar junta of gem trade funds
May 17th 2021: Canada, U.S. and Britain impose new sanctions targeting Myanmar’s military junta
May 17th 2021: ‘Shameful inaction’: Myanmar civil groups urge Australia to sanction coup generals
May 17th 2021: Burmese expats grapple with survivors’ guilt amid ongoing Myanmar crisis: ‘Good versus evil has never been so obvious’
May 16th 2021: Do not give in to evil and division, Pope tells Myanmar community
May 16th 2021: Myanmar army fights anti-coup militia as armed resistance grows
May 16th 2021: Released Journalist Resolved to Tell Stories about Myanmar
May 16th 2021: Japan to donate $4 mil. in food aid for crisis-hit Myanmar
May 16th 2021: Anti-coup rebels say six dead in Myanmar clashes
May 15th 2021: Exclusive interview with Myanmar’s Cardinal Bo: ‘Our people need democracy, but they also need daily food’
May 15th 2021: Remaking Myanmar’s devastated economy is the key for a future democracy
May 15th 2021: Weekend Read: Foreign investors flee Myanmar as regime strengthens grip
May 15th 2021: It’s usually safe to say money talks, but is Myanmar’s junta listening?
May 14th 2021: Myanmar junta declares martial law in town after attacks on bank, police
May 14th 2021: Communities defy junta’s attempts to rule wards and villages
May 14th 2021: Australian diplomats in talks with NUG
May 14th 2021: Citizens Take Up Arms to Resist Myanmar’s Military Regime
May 14th 2021: Myanmar teen describes junta’s brutal treatment of detained women
May 13th 2021: Opinion – Myanmar, ASEAN and the Responsibility to Protect
May 13th 2021:  Dozens arrested as regime forces overrun Myingyan stronghold
May 13th 2021: Myanmar Banking System ‘Near Collapse’ as Customers Make Fewer Deposits, More Withdrawals
May 13th 2021: Who is Min Nyo? Myanmar Journalist First Given Prison Sentence for Reporting Under Junta Rule
May 13th 2021: Buddhist monks in Myanmar split over coup
May 12th 2021: Responding to Myanmar’s Junta: An Alternative to Sanctions and Boycotts
May 12th 2021: Myanmar Arrests 39 Over Blasts, Seeking Training With Rebels – Media
May 12th 2021: INTERVIEW | Myanmar’s UN Envoy Wants Japan to Cut Ties with Myanmar’s Military
May 12th 2021: Torture Suspected in Death of Myanmar Poet Called a Voice of Resistance
May 12th 2021: NUG supports sanctions against family members of coup leaders, human rights minister says 
May 11th 2021: Myanmar coup: ‘No sign’ of end to brutal crackdown on all fronts
May 11th 2021: Myanmar marks 100 days of junta rule with protests
May 11th 2021: China is walking a tightrope in Myanmar
May 11th 2021: Myanmar’s Generals Run a Nearly Sanction-Proof Business Empire
May 11th 2021: 100 Days Since Myanmar’s Coup: Looming Economic Collapse, Poverty and Hunger
May 10th 2021: A Myanmar poet died while in detention. His family says his body was returned with organs removed.
May 10th 2021: ‘People are living in fear’: One hundred days on, Myanmar counts the cost of its military coup
May 10th 2021: Myanmar coup latest: Gas exports suffer ‘sharp drop,’ state media says
May 10th 2021: Myanmar Junta Labels Shadow Government ‘Terrorists’
May 10th 2021: Aung San Suu Kyi to appear in court May 24, lawyer says
May 9th 2021: Myanmar junta designates shadow government as ‘terrorist’ group
May 9th 2021: Rakhine nationalist group joins KNU in fight against military
May 9th 2021: Myanmar junta says no to ASEAN envoy visit until ‘stability’ established
May 9th 2021: Japanese firms found to have had direct business links to Myanmar junta, probe finds
May 9th 2021: Chin resistance fighters torch police outpost as ‘warning’ to regime
May 8th 2021: Myanmar’s Military Junta Kills, Detains Youths in Crackdown on Protest Movement
May 8th 2021: Students Ignore Myanmar Junta’s Order to Return to Campus Amid Turmoil
May 8th 2021: No Love for Myanmar Junta Leader Min Aung Hlaing in His Hometown
May 8th 2021: Is Myanmar Headed for Collapse or Revolution?
May 8th 2021: Thai authorities meet with UN rep to discuss needs of Karen refugees
May 7th 2021: ‘They have guns but we have people’: Inside Myanmar’s Spring Revolution – BBC Video
May 7th 2021: Nearly 13% of companies have ceased all activities since coup
May 7th 2021: Attack on strategic pipeline in Myanmar threatens China’s investment
May 7th 2021: US orders departure of non-essential diplomats from Myanmar
May 7th 2021: No Holds Barred: Myanmar Junta Grabs Family Members to Get at Wanted Protesters
May 6th 2021: More than 200 NGOs call for United Nations arms embargo on Myanmar
May 6th 2021: Myanmar’s anti-coup bloc to form a ‘defence force’
May 6th 2021: Young males being disappeared by Myanmar security forces
May 6th 2021: Petition calls for removal of Yale-NUS Governing Board Chair over alleged business ties to Myanmar regime
May 6th 2021: Soldiers leaving Myanmar’s air force by the dozens, report says
May 5th 2021: Myanmar: UN Security Council must urgently impose arms embargo
May 5th 2021: Myanmar coup latest: UN Security Council urged to ban arms sales to junta
May 5th 2021: Myanmar’s Shadow Government Forms People’s Defense Force
May 5th 2021: Coup and Covid-19 put 16 years of Myanmar poverty reduction at risk
May 5th 2021: Prosecutions Being Prepared for Myanmar Military: NUG Human Rights Minister
May 4th 2021: Myanmar protesters stage ‘flash mobs’ to avoid bullets
May 4th 2021: Kachin rebels shoot down military helicopter as parcel bomb kills 5 in central Myanmar
May 4th 2021: Telenor swings to loss after impairing Myanmar ops
May 4th 2021: China’s UN envoy: Myanmar violence could lead to civil war
May 4th 2021:  ‘People in Myanmar have been totally brainwashed’: KNU official welcomes new solidarity
May 3rd 2021: At least 8 reported killed in Myanmar anti-coup protests
May 3rd 2021: Myanmar’s media under pressure from all sides
May 3rd 2021: Myanmar imposes ban on imports of five Thai drinking products
May 3rd 2021: At least 765 killed since Myanmar coup: Rights group
May 3rd 2021: Myanmar anti-coup activists threatened but not silenced, as military crackdown continues
May 2nd 2021: This revolution is about more than who governs Myanmar
May 2nd 2021: Myanmar’s Karen State Remains Defiant Amid Military Attacks
May 2nd 2021: UN warns Myanmar on the brink of economic disaster due to coup, COVID-19
May 2nd 2021: Renewed clashes displace thousands in Myanmar, UN reports
May 2nd 2021: Myanmar protesters raise voices to ‘shake the world’; more mystery blasts
May 2nd 2021: South Korea plans to spend billions of dollars on building safe zone for refugees on Thai-Myanmar borde
May 1st 2021: Myanmar cardinal asks prayers for peace, justice during May
May 1st 2021: UN Security Council Calls For ASEAN Myanmar Plan To Be Enacted
May 1st 2021: UN and Asean nations call for immediate access for Myanmar special envoy
May 1st 2021: Myanmar Junta’s Leadership Has No Idea What Forces Have Been Unleashed
May 1st 2021: Myanmar NGOs condemn UNODC decision to invite junta rep to narcotics meet