The Japanese Defense Ministry’s long-overdue decision to stop training Myanmar soldiers helps to ensure no complicity in the junta's severe abuses. Now for the Japanese government to join with other democracies and take stronger action against the junta.
Thailand denies entry to model who denounced Myanmarjunta in pageant speech
#Apr15Coup Monywa WATCH: SAC JUNTA VEHICLE CRASHES INTO PROTEST WAI MOE NAING knocked off his motorbike by SAC Junta and arrested. Woe Moe Naing the leads the protest everyday. Not known if he is injured. #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar
We shouldn't call it a "battle zone" (as this article does) when the Myanmarjunta's security forces fire live ammunition at unarmed pro-democracy demonstrators. It's slaughter. And a horrible crime.
The Chinese government continues to cover for the Myanmarjunta. Beijing insisted on revising last week's UN Human Rights council resolution to remove calls to bolster a UN rights expert's ability to investigate the army's human rights violations.
Beijing pretends it stands with the people of Myanmar, but each night for more than a week unregistered flights have been transporting unknown goods and personnel from China to Myanmar. The junta "is trying very hard to hide the flights."
The Myanmar military junta claims to have blocked Facebook for the sake of "stability," meaning to make it harder for people to protest its overthrow of the country's democracy. 53 million people in Myanmar use Facebook. Many equate it with the internet. ]
Thai junta helped Malaysia cover up 1MDB scandal, newly banned opposition party claims