Protesters run as tear gas is fired by security forces in Yangon’s Thaketa township on March 19, 2021. Photo: AFP Protesters run as tear gas is fired by security forces in Yangon’s Thaketa township on March 19, 2021. Photo: AFP
Protesters run as tear gas is fired by security forces in Yangon’s Thaketa township on March 19, 2021. Photo: AFP
Myanmar

Indonesia calls for special Asean summit as Myanmar death toll rises

  • The total number killed in weeks of unrest has risen to at least 233 as some protesters continue rallying against the February 1 coup
  • Indonesian President Joko Widodo is proposing for an Asean leaders’ meeting to be held immediately; a move backed by Malaysia 

Topic |   Myanmar
Protesters run as tear gas is fired by security forces in Yangon’s Thaketa township on March 19, 2021. Photo: AFP Protesters run as tear gas is fired by security forces in Yangon’s Thaketa township on March 19, 2021. Photo: AFP
Protesters run as tear gas is fired by security forces in Yangon’s Thaketa township on March 19, 2021. Photo: AFP
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