Tag: Aung San Suu Kyi

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi in good health, lawyer says

YANGON: Myanmar‘s ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi appears in good health despite two months of detention, her legal team said Wednesday as diplomatic pressure on the military junta ramped up. Daily protests demanding the restoration of the elected government have been met with a crackdown that has left more than 520 civilians dead […]

Two months after coup, India attends military parade in Myanmar

INDIA WAS among eight nations that attended an annual military parade in Myanmar’s capital Naypitaw on March 27 — nearly two months after the military staged a coup to depose the Aung San Suu Kyi government and launched a deadly crackdown against protesters demanding the return of democratic rule. Russia, China, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Laos […]

No Food, Shelter For Myanmar Refugees: Order From Manipur Government

Aadhar enrollment should be stopped immediately, the order said (File) Highlights The order allows only medical attention to refugees if grievously injured Myanmar envoy has appealed to India to provide shelter to refugees India has been expecting refugees from Myanmar after violence there Guwahati: The Manipur government has issued an order barring local authorities and […]

Thousands flee into Thailand following Myanmar air strikes

Myanmar military aircraft carried out three strikes overnight on Sunday into Monday, according to Free Burma Rangers, a humanitarian relief agency that delivers medical and other assistance to villagers. Thailand authorities along the country’s northwestern border braced themselves on Monday for a possible influx of more ethnic Karen villagers fleeing new airstrikes from the Myanmar […]