Demonstrators carry a banner that reads “Industrial Strike Group” during a protest in Mandalay. Photo: EPA Demonstrators carry a banner that reads “Industrial Strike Group” during a protest in Mandalay. Photo: EPA
Demonstrators carry a banner that reads “Industrial Strike Group” during a protest in Mandalay. Photo: EPA
Myanmar

Myanmar coup: junta designates government in exile as a ‘terrorist’ group

  • Since the February coup, a group of ousted lawmakers have formed a shadow ‘National Unity Government’ to undermine the junta
  • Designating them a ‘terrorist organisation’ means anyone speaking to them – including journalists – can be charged under counterterrorism laws

Topic |   Myanmar
Demonstrators carry a banner that reads “Industrial Strike Group” during a protest in Mandalay. Photo: EPA Demonstrators carry a banner that reads “Industrial Strike Group” during a protest in Mandalay. Photo: EPA
Demonstrators carry a banner that reads “Industrial Strike Group” during a protest in Mandalay. Photo: EPA
READ FULL ARTICLE