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Myanmar charges doctors over civil disobedience protests

April 14, 2021 7:35 pm

Myanmar's ruling junta has charged at least 19 medical doctors with civil disobedience for participating in protests against the military coup on February 1, a state-run newspaper reported Wednesday.

Myanmar protesters defiant as two more killed, pressure on junta grows

March 21, 2021 10:19 pm

The country has been in turmoil since the military overthrew an elected government led by Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi on Feb. 1, bringing an end to 10 years of tentative democratic reform.

Thai junta tightens security at public places after blasts

February 02, 2015 3:42 pm

Security tightens after two bombs have detonated at a high end luxury shopping mall in Bangkok.

Thai junta defends strong powers under new charter

July 23, 2014 3:50 pm

The new charter will allow the cabinet to begin governing the country in tandem with the military.

Army-backed party claims victory in Myanmar vote

November 09, 2010 1:14 pm

The vote appeared to have gone largely according to the junta's plans.

Myanmar army-backed parties set to sweep rare poll

November 08, 2010 9:26 am

It's almost certain power will remain in the hands of the junta and its political proxies.

Suu Kyi's son seeks Myanmar visa to visit mother

November 05, 2010 2:29 pm

The democratic leader's inner circle is optimistic she will be released after this weekend's polls.

Suu Kyi sues Myanmar junta over party dissolution

October 05, 2010 6:31 pm

Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy has been forcibly abolished for boycotting the Nov 7 vote.

Suu Kyi officially barred from Myanmar election

September 20, 2010 3:36 pm

Myanmar’s detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is officially barred from voting in November elections.

Myanmar generals step down ahead of Nov 7 elections

August 28, 2010 3:14 am

Myanmar’s junta carried out a major military reshuffle in an apparent move to prepare for the Nov 7 national elections.