Myanmar: police fire stun grenades at protesters in Yangon – video

Clashes between police and protesters in Myanmar are continuing despite a crackdown by the authorities. Officers were filmed using stun grenades and water cannon on demonstrators in Yangon and Kale. … Read More

Final post of slain Myanmar protester asked ‘how many dead bodies’ it would take for UN to act

A day before he was killed, Internet network engineer Nyi Nyi Aung Htet Naing posted “#How_Many_Dead_Bodies_UN_Need_To_Take_Action” on Facebook in an attempt to draw the world’s attention to the violent crackdown … Read More

Aung San Suu Kyi hit with another charge as defiant protesters return to Myanmar streets

Suu Kyi appeared in a court hearing via video conference where she was charged under Myanmar’s colonial-era penal code prohibiting publishing information that may “cause fear or alarm,” her lawyer … Read More