Charity workers told The New York Times that the military regime has also restricted charities from giving out oxygen to those who need it.
An upcoming book reveals that Milley, the US's top general, was seriously afraid that Trump would lead a coup after losing the 2020 election.
Violence in Myanmar took on a new tone on Tuesday when armed members of the People's Defense Force clashed with the military in Mandalay.
"No American should advocate or support the violent overthrow of the United States," the Republican lawmaker tweeted about Flynn.
At a QAnon conference in Dallas, an attendee asked Flynn about the coup in Myanmar, where hundreds of civilians have been killed by the military.
Danny Fenster, 37, is the managing editor of Frontier Myanmar, one of the few media sites still operating from inside the country.
Ongoing internet outages and security concerns have made it difficult for expats to keep in contact with friends and family still fighting in Myanmar.
After the storming of the Capitol on Jan. 6, what do consequences mean in this country-and who ends up facing them?
The death toll of children has more than doubled in the last 12 days, according to international humanitarian group Save the Children.
Trash was piled high in the streets of Myanmar's main city on Tuesday as demonstrators held a series of strikes attempting to paralyze the economy.
According to the UN Children's Fund, an estimated 700 children are among those arbitrarily detained and at least nine children are among those killed.
Nineteen-year-old Kyal Sin had proudly cast her first vote last year in the very elections Myanmar's military has tried to annul with its ongoing coup.
On February 1, the Myanmar military staged a coup. In response to the military coup in Myanmar, Facebook is censoring accounts from the coup’s leaders. Facebook said the accounts “continued to spread misinformation,” which forced moderators to act. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. On February 1, […]
Burmese citizens protesting the Feb. 1 military coup are weaponizing memes to make a statement. Young protesters understand that funny memes will attract attention to their cause. Insider has assembled some of the most effective protest signs seen on Myanmar’s streets. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Tens of thousands […]
Biden announced sanctions against military leaders in Myanmar following their coup. The initial rounds of individuals sanctioned will be announced this week. Biden also called on the military to release officials, including civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. President Joe Biden […]
China and Russia blocked the UN Security Council from condemning the Myanmar coup. Myanmar’s military detained politicians and imposed a state of emergency on Monday. China has close ties to Myanmar, and its state media called the coup a “cabinet reshuffle.” Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. […]
The Myanmar military has already replaced 11 ministers and deputies removed during Monday’s coup. Citizen leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who was detained, urged supporters to protest the coup. The military said they’d be taking control for at least a year due to unfounded accusations of election fraud. Visit Insider’s […]