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Many in Myanmar consider fleeing to Thailand to escape conscription

The Manila Times 25 Feb 2024
BANGKOK ... Like many professionals, she joined the Civil Disobedience Movement that was formed to oppose military rule after the army's 2021 seizure of power from the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi ... On February 10, Senior Gen ... Gen. Zaw Min Tun ... ....
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Many in Myanmar consider fleeing to Thailand to escape conscription into an army they despise

Wtop 24 Feb 2024
Like many professionals, she joined the Civil Disobedience Movement that was formed to oppose military rule after the army’s 2021 seizure of power from the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi ... On Feb. 10, Senior Gen ... Gen ... We can’t stay out of sight.
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Japan grants refugee status to democracy advocate Myanmar woman

Kyodo 22 Feb 2024
Myint Myint Aye speaks to reporters in Nagoya on Feb. 22, 2024 ... The 2021 military coup in Myanmar that toppled the democratically elected government of civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi made it hard for Myint Myint Aye to return to her home country ... ....
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Activists urge Australia to end lucrative links to Myanmar junta’s mines

Mongabay 22 Feb 2024
In statements marking the anniversary of the February 2021 coup that overthrew the Southeast Asian country’s elected government led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, advocacy groups Justice ...
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Myanmar dispatch: military junta’s activation of new conscription law spreads fear among draft-age young women

Jurist 21 Feb 2024
Myanmar law students are reporting for JURIST on challenges to the rule of law in their country under the military junta that deposed the civilian government of Aung San Suu Kyi in February 2021 ... 18 to 35 years for men and 18 to 27 years for women ... .
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Your brain needs a really good lawyer

Vox 21 Feb 2024
... enshrined in law? So Yuste connected with Jared Genser, an international human rights lawyer who has represented clients like the Nobel Peace Prize laureates Desmond Tutu and Aung San Suu Kyi.
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The Covid Resistance Deserves the Nobel Peace Prize

The Daily Sceptic 18 Feb 2024
Alfred Nobel’s will (excerpt) (Paris, November 27th, 1895) stipulates that the Peace Prize is to be awarded ... Yes, truly ... The 1991 laureate was Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi for her “struggle for democracy and human rights” ... Supreme Court Justice, said. ... Dr.
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Myanmar citizens seek escape as rebel advances intensify pressure on junta

Blitz 17 Feb 2024
The escalating advances of rebel factions in Myanmar are intensifying pressure on the ruling junta ... Following the overthrow of the pro-democracy Aung San Suu Kyi government by a coup in Myanmar in 2021, the junta government assumed power ... ....
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Myanmar junta’s conscription plan lays bare toll of fighting rebels

The News International 16 Feb 2024
The military has been battling an expanding armed resistance since a 2021 coup toppled the democratically elected government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, and the junta describes the resistance ...
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Myanmar villagers pick through rubble of homes devastated by war

Longview News-Journal 16 Feb 2024
The successes have also inspired so-called "People's Defence Forces" -- dedicated to reversing the 2021 coup that ousted Aung San Suu Kyi's democratically elected government -- to launch attacks of their own across the country.� ... ....
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Myanmar journalist Myat Thu Tan killed in military custody

CPJ 16 Feb 2024
Myanmar’s military government announced this week that it plans to conscript 60,000 people, suggesting that it is coming under pressure from pro-democracy fighters since seizing power from Aung San Suu Kyi’s elected government in February 2021 ... ....
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The dissident is dead

New Statesman 16 Feb 2024
Once freed and in political office, Aung San Suu Kyi acted as an apologist for the Burmese state’s ethno-sectarian chauvinism.
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Senator Thorpe Introduces Bill to Facilitate the Prosecution of Genocide Domestically

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 16 Feb 2024
Then AG Christian Porter against then Myanmar state counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi over atrocity crimes against the Rohingya in 2018, while then AG Robert McCelland blocked the 2011 trialling of then Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa ... ....
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Myanmar to start drafting 5,000 people a month into military soon

The Philadelphia Inquirer 15 Feb 2024
... resistance forces that emerged after the army seized power from the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi in February 2021.
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Myanmar will start drafting 5,000 people a month into the military soon. Some think of fleeing

Longview News-Journal 15 Feb 2024
... has been stretched thin by increasing pressure from armed pro-democracy resistance forces that emerged after the army seized power from the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi in February 2021.

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