Activist Wai Moe Naing (centre) is seen during an earlier demonstration against the military coup. He was arrested on Thursday morning. Photo: AFP Activist Wai Moe Naing (centre) is seen during an earlier demonstration against the military coup. He was arrested on Thursday morning. Photo: AFP
Activist Wai Moe Naing (centre) is seen during an earlier demonstration against the military coup. He was arrested on Thursday morning. Photo: AFP
Myanmar

Myanmar security forces arrest anti-coup protest leader, open fire on medical workers

  • Wai Moe Naing has emerged as one of the main leaders opposing the February 1 coup which ousted Aung San Suu Kyi’s government
  • The five-day new year holiday, known as Thingyan, began on Tuesday but pro-democracy activists cancelled the usual festivities to continue protests

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Activist Wai Moe Naing (centre) is seen during an earlier demonstration against the military coup. He was arrested on Thursday morning. Photo: AFP Activist Wai Moe Naing (centre) is seen during an earlier demonstration against the military coup. He was arrested on Thursday morning. Photo: AFP
Activist Wai Moe Naing (centre) is seen during an earlier demonstration against the military coup. He was arrested on Thursday morning. Photo: AFP
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