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Myanmar coup latest: Unity government vows ‘justice’ for crimes against humanity

YANGON/BANGKOK — Myanmar’s army on Feb. 1 detained State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi and President Win Myint within the nation’s first coup since 1988, bringing an finish to a decade of civilian rule. The Suu Kyi-led Nationwide League for Democracy had gained a landslide in a normal election in November. However the army has […]

Myanmar coup latest: Junta claims to approve biggest investment since takeover

YANGON/BANGKOK — Myanmar’s navy on Feb. 1 detained State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi and President Win Myint within the nation’s first coup since 1988, bringing an finish to a decade of civilian rule. The Suu Kyi-led Nationwide League for Democracy had received a landslide in a basic election in November. However the navy has […]