Myanmar migrants in Thailand protest against the military coup in Bangkok on February 22, 2021. Photo: AFP
Myanmar migrants in Thailand protest against the military coup in Bangkok on February 22, 2021. Photo: AFP
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US urges Malaysia not to deport Myanmar nationals as anti-coup protests widen

  • The migrants, who include members of vulnerable minorities, are set to be repatriated on Tuesday
  • The pressure against Malaysia comes as anti-coup protesters returned to the streets after the junta said it was prepared to use lethal force to crush dissent

Myanmar migrants in Thailand protest against the military coup in Bangkok on February 22, 2021. Photo: AFP
Myanmar migrants in Thailand protest against the military coup in Bangkok on February 22, 2021. Photo: AFP
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