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An anti-coup protester raises his hand with clenched fist in front of a crowd during a candlelight night rally in Yangon, Myanmar. Photograph: AP Photo

The acting leader of Myanmar’s parallel civilian government has said the people “must win the uprising” against the junta and that he will seek to giv(...)

 Demonstrators present roses to police in Yangon, Myanmar last month. Photograph: The New York Times

Ma Kyal Sin loved taekwondo, spicy food and a good red lipstick. She adopted the English name Angel, and her father hugged her goodbye when she went o(...)

Anti-coup protesters hide behind shields as police use tear gas during a demonstration in Yangon on Thursday. Photograph: AP Photo

Police in Myanmar broke up demonstrations in several places with tear gas and gunfire on Thursday as protesters took to the streets again undeterred b(...)

The casket containing the body of Mya Thwet Thwet Khine, killed during protests against the coup that toppled the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi. Photograph: AP Photo

Huge crowds marched in Myanmar on Sunday to denounce a February 1st military coup in a show of defiance after security forces shot dead two protesters(...)