Myanmar Union Minister of Defence, General Mya Tun Oo, controversially attends a meeting of the Asean Defence Ministers. Photo:  EPA-EFE
Myanmar Union Minister of Defence, General Mya Tun Oo, controversially attends a meeting of the Asean Defence Ministers. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Myanmar minister joins Asean defence meeting as junta shifts Suu Kyi trial to prison

  • 600 civic groups appealed against inviting General Mya Tun Oo, accusing him of complicity in violence by Myanmar’s military as it seeks to crush opposition
  • Military rulers have without explanation ordered all legal proceedings against deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi to be moved from a courtroom to a prison

Myanmar Union Minister of Defence, General Mya Tun Oo, controversially attends a meeting of the Asean Defence Ministers. Photo:  EPA-EFE
Myanmar Union Minister of Defence, General Mya Tun Oo, controversially attends a meeting of the Asean Defence Ministers. Photo: EPA-EFE
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