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Clashes break out between Myanmar military junta and anti-coup militia in Mandalay

The Myanmar army in the second largest city, Mandalay clashed with a local militia who oppose February’s military coup. This is the first time clashes between People’s Defense Forces (PDF) and the army spun in a big city. Until now, actions by the PDF have been limited to fighting in rural areas or small towns. […]

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Bloodiest Day: Myanmar military kill at least 114 anti-coup protesters

The military junta in Myanmar killed at least 114 people on Saturday, the bloodiest day since the military coup on February 1. Children were among those killed according to news reports and witnesses, in a crackdown that drew renewed criticism from Western countries and was denounced by the U.S. envoy as “horrifying”. “We salute our […]