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Huge crowds in Myanmar undeterred by worst day of violence

Myanmar protestors candlelight vigil

Reuters Huge crowds marched in Myanmar on Sunday to denounce a 1st February military coup in a show of defiance after the bloodiest episode of the campaign for democracy the previous day, when security forces fired on protesters, killing two. The military has been unable to quell the demonstrations and a civil disobedience campaign of […]

Myanmar protester dies after 10 days on life support; pressure grows on army

Myanmar military coup protests near Bagan

Reuters A young woman protester in Myanmar died on Friday after being shot in the head last week as police dispersed a crowd, her brother said, the first death among opponents of the 1st February military coup since demonstrations began two weeks ago. News of the death came as baton-wielding police and soldiers broke up […]