A pro-democracy activist who was involved in the ‘8888 uprising‘. Photo: AFP

Does the ‘8888 Uprising’ still mean anything in Myanmar? Dissidents fear struggle forgotten

The nationwide strikes on August 8, 1988 were part of broader anti-junta demonstrations that catapulted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi into the spotlight

Topic |   Myanmar's democratic transition

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A pro-democracy activist who was involved in the ‘8888 uprising‘. Photo: AFP
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