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(...)

Anti-riot police officers prepare to fire tear gas as they try to disperse protesters during an anti-coup protest following the military crackdown in Yangon, Myanmar. Photograph: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA

Ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi appeared at a court hearing via video conferencing on Monday as supporters marched in several towns and citi(...)

Pro-military supporters hurl stones at residents near the central railway station in Yangon on Thursday. Photograph: EPA

Supporters of Myanmar’s military, some armed with knives and clubs, others firing catapults and throwing stones, attacked opponents of the February 1(...)

Thida Hnin, wife of Thet Naing Win, weeps as her son Aung Phone Khant watches his father’s coffin laid in their home in Mandalay, Myanmar. Thet Naing Win was shot and killed by Myanmar security forces during an anti-coup protest on Saturday. Photograph: AP

Protesters against the military’s seizure of power in Myanmar have returned to the streets of the country’s biggest city, a day after a call for a gen(...)

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(...)

A man is provided with first aid during a protest in Mandalay on Saturday. Photograph: AP

Two people were killed in Myanmar’s second city Mandalay on Saturday when police fired to disperse protesting opponents of a February 1st military cou(...)

Policemen hold shields as they cover the entrance of a monastery where military supporters are gathering in Yangon, Myanmar,  on Thursday.  Photograph:  EPA/Lynn Bo Bo

Britain and Canada imposed sanctions on Myanmar’s ruling generals on Thursday for toppling the civilian-led government, while Japan said it had agreed(...)

 A woman shouts through a megaphone during a protest against the military coup outside the US embassy in Yangon, Myanmar, on Tuesday. Photograph: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA

Myanmar’s military junta promised on Tuesday that it would hold an election and hand over power as police filed an additional charge against toppled(...)

epa09012446 Soldiers in armoured vehicles drive along the street outside Sule Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, 14 February 2021. Protests against the military coup continued across the country despite orders banning mass gatherings and reports of police arresting anti-coup protesters in night-time raids. Myanmar's military junta on 13 February ordered the arrest of several prominent anti-coup activists while suspending privacy laws that restricted police from detaining suspects or searching private property without court warrants.  EPA/MAUNG NYAN

Security forces in Myanmar opened fire to disperse protesters at a power plant on Sunday and armoured vehicles rolled into major cities as the new ar(...)

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