Demonstrators carry placards and flash the three-finger salute during an anti-coup protest in Mandalay on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Demonstrators carry placards and flash the three-finger salute during an anti-coup protest in Mandalay on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Myanmar

EU hits Myanmar officials with sanctions, as junta cracks down on protesters celebrating shadow government

  • The European Union imposed sanctions on 10 junta officials and two conglomerates linked to the February 1 coup which ousted Aung San Suu Kyi’s government
  • Marches were held in Mandalay and elsewhere to show support for the ‘National Unity Government’ announced last week by protest leaders

Demonstrators carry placards and flash the three-finger salute during an anti-coup protest in Mandalay on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Demonstrators carry placards and flash the three-finger salute during an anti-coup protest in Mandalay on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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