Members of the People Revolution Army (PRA) preparing homemade weapons in Pale township. Photo: AFPTV/ AFP
Members of the People Revolution Army (PRA) preparing homemade weapons in Pale township. Photo: AFPTV/ AFP
Myanmar

Myanmar anti-coup fighters risk lives making weapons from YouTube videos

  • Anti-coup militias have turned to risky trial-and-error operations in making their own weapons in a bid to turn the tide in the fighting against the military
  • Making these crude munitions can be hazardous with several fighters suffering injuries, while another fighter was killed after testing a mortal shell

Members of the People Revolution Army (PRA) preparing homemade weapons in Pale township. Photo: AFPTV/ AFP
Members of the People Revolution Army (PRA) preparing homemade weapons in Pale township. Photo: AFPTV/ AFP
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