An elderly protester at a demonstration against the military coup in Dawei's Launglon township in Myanmar. Photo: AFP/Dawei Watch An elderly protester at a demonstration against the military coup in Dawei's Launglon township in Myanmar. Photo: AFP/Dawei Watch
An elderly protester at a demonstration against the military coup in Dawei's Launglon township in Myanmar. Photo: AFP/Dawei Watch
Myanmar

‘I wanted to cry for my country’: Myanmar students suffer as they watch coup aftermath from exile in Thailand

  • Business student Kaung Kaung dreams of founding a social enterprise in Myanmar and Naw Say Say of being a nurse there. Both now wonder if they can ever return
  • Hong Kong charity Connecting Myanmar helps students like them from Myanmar and their families, and is seeking funds for a health centre on the Thai border

Topic |   Myanmar
An elderly protester at a demonstration against the military coup in Dawei's Launglon township in Myanmar. Photo: AFP/Dawei Watch An elderly protester at a demonstration against the military coup in Dawei's Launglon township in Myanmar. Photo: AFP/Dawei Watch
An elderly protester at a demonstration against the military coup in Dawei's Launglon township in Myanmar. Photo: AFP/Dawei Watch
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