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Myanmar court delays verdict in incitement trial of deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi
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Myanmar court delays verdict in incitement trial of deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi

The Nobel laureate has been detained since the generals ousted her government in the early hours of 1 February, ending the Southeast Asian country's brief democratic interlude

Myanmar court set to deliver its verdict for ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi
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Myanmar court set to deliver its verdict for ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi

It is the first court verdict for the 76-year-old Nobel laureate since the army seized power on 1 February, arresting her and blocking her National League for Democracy party from starting a second term in office.

Myanmar:  Aung San Suu Kyi due to hear first verdict in junta trial
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Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi due to hear first verdict in junta trial

The Nobel laureate faces three years in jail if found guilty of incitement against the military — just one of the charges that analysts say are aimed at removing her from the political arena for good

Aung San Suu Kyi charged with election fraud: What's happened in Myanmar since junta coup
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Aung San Suu Kyi charged with election fraud: What's happened in Myanmar since junta coup

Junta chief Min Aung Hlaing said fresh elections would be held and a state of emergency lifted by August 2023, extending the military's initial timeline given when it seized power

Myanmar junta charges Aung San Suu Kyi with fraud during 2020 polls, reports State media
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Myanmar junta charges Aung San Suu Kyi with fraud during 2020 polls, reports State media

Myanmar has been in turmoil since a military coup in February sparked nationwide protests and a deadly crackdown on dissent

Manipur ambush: How Dragon’s shadow over Northeast changes rules of engagement and turns insurgency more ominous
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Manipur ambush: How Dragon’s shadow over Northeast changes rules of engagement and turns insurgency more ominous

Belligerent insurgent groups are coming together in the Northeast to carry out anti-India operations with Chinese characters

US journalist jailed for 11 years in Myanmar for spreading false information
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US journalist jailed for 11 years in Myanmar for spreading false information

Danny Fenster, the managing editor of the online magazine Frontier Myanmar, was also found guilty of contacting illegal organisations and violating visa regulations

Myanmar junta court sentences Suu Kyi's right-hand man to 20 years for treason
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Myanmar junta court sentences Suu Kyi's right-hand man to 20 years for treason

The country has been in turmoil since a 1 February coup ousted Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy government, accusing it of fraud in 2020 polls it won in a landslide

Shots in the dark: China quietly sending COVID-19 aid to Myanmar, rebel groups say
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Shots in the dark: China quietly sending COVID-19 aid to Myanmar, rebel groups say

Beijing has already handed over nearly 13 million doses to the generals, who ousted Aung San Suu Kyi in February and plunged Myanmar and its healthcare system into chaos.

Myanmar judge rules ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi's trial will continue on charges of incitement
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Myanmar judge rules ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi's trial will continue on charges of incitement

Suu Kyi and her elected government were ousted by the military in February. A special court in the capital, Naypyitaw, is hearing various charges filed against her and several colleagues by the military

Myanmar's top general Min Aung Hlaing vows polls in two years, cooperation with neighbours on 'political solution'
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Myanmar's top general Min Aung Hlaing vows polls in two years, cooperation with neighbours on 'political solution'

The state of emergency was declared when troops moved against the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi on 1 February

In post-coup Myanmar, protesters form and break relationships alongside gunfire and internet blackouts
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In post-coup Myanmar, protesters form and break relationships alongside gunfire and internet blackouts

Among protesters who came of age during Myanmar's flirtation with the parliamentary rule, "Taw Lan Yay Puu Sar" — "Revolution Love" in Burmese — is thriving alongside the anger and despair, making and breaking relationships.

Protesting Myanmar goalkeeper refuses to fly home from Japan after raising anti-coup salute before World Cup qualifier
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Protesting Myanmar goalkeeper refuses to fly home from Japan after raising anti-coup salute before World Cup qualifier

The footballer, whose teammates are believed to have returned home Wednesday, said he would not go back until ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi returns to power.

What Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been charged with and punishment she faces if convicted
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What Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been charged with and punishment she faces if convicted

The sedition charge calls for up to two years' imprisonment for anyone found guilty of causing fear or alarm that could cause an offence against the State or public tranquility

Myanmar junta hits Aung San Suu Kyi with graft charges; her lawyer dismisses corruption claims as 'absurd'
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Myanmar junta hits Aung San Suu Kyi with graft charges; her lawyer dismisses corruption claims as 'absurd'

The latest charges relate to allegations by the former Yangon region chief minister that Suu Kyi illegally accepted $600,000 in cash and around 11 kilograms of gold from him

US journalist working for Myanmar magazine detained by military junta in Yangon
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US journalist working for Myanmar magazine detained by military junta in Yangon

Danny Fenster, managing editor of Frontier Myanmar, was taken into custody shortly before he was due to board a flight to Kuala Lumpur

Six rebels killed by Myanmar military, say anti-junta defence force; US, UK condemn ‘illegal’ attacks
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Six rebels killed by Myanmar military, say anti-junta defence force; US, UK condemn ‘illegal’ attacks

At least 796 people have been killed by security forces since the 1 February coup while nearly 4,000 people are behind bars, according to a local monitoring group

100 days since Myanmar's military takeover, how the country continues to resist force, fight for democracy
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100 days since Myanmar's military takeover, how the country continues to resist force, fight for democracy

The military takeover of Myanmar early in the morning of 1 February reversed the country's slow climb towards democracy after five decades of army rule. But Myanmar's citizens were not shy about demanding their democracy be restored.

Myanmar protests: Civilian toll climbs past 700 as junta continues brutal crackdown on dissent
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Myanmar protests: Civilian toll climbs past 700 as junta continues brutal crackdown on dissent

Myawaddy Bank's biggest branch in Mandalay was targeted on Sunday morning and a security guard was injured in the explosion, according to local media

Myanmar youth battle internet shutdown with Molotov, an explosive underground newsletter
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Myanmar youth battle internet shutdown with Molotov, an explosive underground newsletter

Thirty-year-old Lynn Thant, not his real name, started the underground newsletter and gave it the edgy name Molotov to appeal to young people.