Tag: Myanmar military coup

  • Myanmar’s Post-Coup Reality

    Myanmar’s Post-Coup Reality

    Myanmar’s junta leader Min Aung Hlaing has pledged to prioritize economic growth in 2024, blaming the country’s economic contraction on the opposition he ousted three years ago. The economy has shrunk by 10-12% since the Feb. 1, 2021 coup, and the World Bank predicts only 1% growth in 2024 due to a broad-based slowdown across…

  • Myanmar’s military rule extends emergency for fourth time: US worried

    Myanmar’s military rule extends emergency for fourth time: US worried

    Myanmar’s military regime has decided to extend the state of emergency imposed in the country by another six months. The US has expressed its displeasure over this decision of the Myanmar military regime and has alleged that the entire country is in the grip of violence during Myanmar’s military rule. In the year 2021, Myanmar’s…

  • Myanmar: State of emergency extended, elections delayed

    Myanmar: State of emergency extended, elections delayed

    Myanmar’s military-controlled government has extended a state of emergency after the army seized power from an elected government two and a half years ago, state media said on Monday, further delaying elections it held when it took power. I promised. MRTV television said the National Defense and Security Council met in the capital Naypyitaw on…

  • Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi gets partial pardon

    Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi gets partial pardon

    Naypyidaw Myanmar military has announced clemency for Aung San Suu Kyi and President Win Myint. Both have been jailed since the February 2021 coup, with Suu Kyi convicted of 19 crimes, with a total prison sentence of 33 years, reports Myanmar Now.org. Myanmar Now, an independent news service providing news to the people of Myanmar…

  • Myanmar military coup completed two years; What are future plans now?

    Myanmar military coup completed two years; What are future plans now?

    The main conflict in Myanmar (Burma) is a political and ethnic conflict between the central government and various ethnic minority groups. It involves ongoing human rights violations, including the Rohingya crisis and military crackdowns on ethnic minorities. The current issues in Myanmar Rohingya crisis: ethnic cleansing and forced migration of the Rohingya minority. Military crackdowns…