The Myanmar Times newspaper, and others,  after the coup in February. Photograph: Aung Kyaw Htet/SOPA Images /LightRocket via Getty Images

On February 1st, a few hours after Myanmar’s military coup, the team leaders of media group Mizzima held an emergency meeting in Yangon. The outlet’s(...)

Protesters hold eggs with messages to coincide with Easter Sunday during a demonstration against the military coup in Taunggyi in Myanmar’s Shan state.  Photograph: Anonymous/AFP via Getty

Opponents of military rule in Myanmar inscribed messages of protest on Easter eggs on Sunday while thousands of others were back on the streets, denou(...)

A Myanmar soldier stands guard on a road in Naypyidaw amid demonstrations against the military coup  on February 17th. Photograph:  STR/AFP via Getty Images

Capt Tun Myat Aung leaned over the hot pavement in Yangon, Myanmar’s largest city, and picked up bullet casings. Nausea crept into his throat. The she(...)

 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(...)

Protesters run away from tear gas launched by security forces during an anti-coup protest in Mandalay, Myanmar, Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021. Photograph: AP Photo

Some of Myanmar’s neighbours pressed its ruling junta on Tuesday to release ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi and cease using lethal force against oppon(...)

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(...)

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(...)

Protesters hold up signs calling for the release of detained Myanmar civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration against the military coup in Naypyidaw on Monday. Photograph: STR/AFP via Getty Images

Protesters in Myanmar kept up demands on Monday for the release of ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and an end to military rule despite the de(...)

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