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Myanmar will not address world leaders at UN General Assembly

Al Jazeera 25 Sep 2021
Myanmar’s current UN Ambassador Kyaw Moe Tun – appointed by Aung San Suu Kyi’s elected government – had initially been expected to address the 193-member General Assembly on Monday, the final day of the gathering ... Myanmar has been in turmoil since Aung San Suu Kyi’s government was ...
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It's virtually certain no one will speak for Myanmar at U.N.

The Hindu 25 Sep 2021
The dispute between Myanmar’s military rulers and the civilian government led by Aung San Suu Kyi that they ousted about who should represent the country at the United Nations hasn’t been resolved ....
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Myanmar will not address world leaders at UN, Afghanistan will

Straits Times 25 Sep 2021
Competing claims have also been made on Afghanistan's UN seat after the Taliban seized power last month ... Myanmar's current UN Ambassador Kyaw Moe Tun - appointed by Aung San Suu Kyi's elected government - had initially been expected to address the 193-member General Assembly on Monday, the final day of the gathering ... Isaczai." ... ....
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Detained Australian economist appears in Myanmar court

Federal News Radio 24 Sep 2021
Sean Turnell had been serving as an advisor to the country’s leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, who was also arrested when her elected government was ousted by the army. Suu Kyi and three of her former Cabinet ministers have also been charged under the law ... Suu Kyi appeared on a video link ... Suu Kyi is currently being tried in Naypyitaw on five other charges.
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Burma townsfolk flee deadly fighting

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 24 Sep 2021
Chin State has had some of the strongest insurgent activity against the military-installed government that seized power in February from the elected administration of Aung San Suu Kyi. Residents of the remote region have a long-standing reputation for their fierce fighting spirit ... .
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Myanmar's biggest cities hit by power outages

Straits Times 24 Sep 2021
Parts of the military-built capital of Naypyitaw were also experiencing outages ... The country has been in turmoil since a Feb 1 military coup that ousted the government of civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi ... More on this topic. � ....
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Myanmar's biggest cities hit by brief power outages

Urdu Point 24 Sep 2021
A power blackout briefly hit Myanmar's main urban centres and far-flung towns on Friday, including commercial hub Yangon and parts of the capital Naypyidaw, authorities and AFP correspondents said ... The country has been in turmoil since a February 1 military coup that ousted the government of civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi ... ....
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Pastor reported killed, town abandoned in Myanmar fighting

Asahi News 24 Sep 2021
Chin State has had some of the strongest insurgent activity against the military-installed government that seized power in February from the elected administration of Aung San Suu Kyi. Residents of the remote region have a long-standing reputation for their fierce fighting spirit. The Chinland Defense Force said it killed two army soldiers in a Sept.
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The children who are locked up for the political beliefs of their parents

Henry Herald 24 Sep 2021
Five-year-old Su Htet Waing often wakes up crying for her mother and older sister ... Soe Htay was one of the early leaders of the pro-democracy movement against the military which overthrew Aung San Suu Kyi's elected government in a coup in February. He says his family is now paying the price for his activism ... Cracking down on protests ... The future ... +11 ... .
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Suu Kyi, adviser stand trial in Myanmar over official secrets breach

La Prensa Latina 23 Sep 2021
Bangkok, Sep 23 (EFE).- Ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and her former Australian economic adviser Sean Turnell appeared Thursday with three other defendants in a Naypyitaw court, at the beginning of the trial on the alleged violation of the Official Secrets act.
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Suu Kyi Aussie adviser appears in junta court

Manila Standard Today 23 Sep 2021
Yangon—An Australian adviser to Myanmar’s ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi appeared in a junta court to face immigration and official secrets charges, a lawyer involved in the case said Thursday ... Suu Kyi is on trial for a raft of offences, including illegally importing walkie-talkies, flouting coronavirus rules and incitement.
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Australian adviser to Myanmar's Suu Kyi appears in junta court

Straits Times 23 Sep 2021
YANGON (AFP) - An Australian adviser to Myanmar's ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi appeared in a junta court to face immigration and official secrets charges, a lawyer involved in the case said on Thursday (Sept 23) ... Ms Suu Kyi is on trial for a raft of offences, including illegally importing walkie-talkies, flouting coronavirus rules and incitement.
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Australian adviser to Myanmar’s Suu Kyi appears in junta court

The Philadelphia Inquirer 23 Sep 2021
YANGON, Myanmar ---An Australian adviser to Myanmar's ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi appeared in a junta court to face immigration and ...
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File - Soldiers cross the road near the headquarters of the National League for Democracy party in Yangon, Myanmar Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. Security forces in Myanmar intensified their crackdown against anti-coup protesters
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Thousands flee Myanmar town after clashes with junta troops

Manila Bulletin 23 Sep 2021
Myanmar has been in turmoil since Aung San Suu Kyi’s government was ousted by the military in February, sparking a nationwide uprising that the junta has tried to crush ... We had to flee ... The junta has defended its power grab by alleging massive fraud during elections in late 2020 which Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy won by a landslide. .
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