Myanmar's ambassador to the United Nations, Kyaw Moe Tun, gave the three-finger salute of his country’s protest movement as he spoke to the General Assembly on February 26. He pleaded for international help after the military coup. Photo: Reuters Myanmar's ambassador to the United Nations, Kyaw Moe Tun, gave the three-finger salute of his country’s protest movement as he spoke to the General Assembly on February 26. He pleaded for international help after the military coup. Photo: Reuters
Myanmar's ambassador to the United Nations, Kyaw Moe Tun, gave the three-finger salute of his country’s protest movement as he spoke to the General Assembly on February 26. He pleaded for international help after the military coup. Photo: Reuters
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Myanmar’s UN envoy Kyaw Moe Tun is still rightful occupant of seat, US and United Nations say

  • The ambassador had made an emotional plea for the international community to take the ‘strongest possible action’ to end the military junta’s rule
  • UN says any challenge to envoy’s status needs to be resolved in its credentials committee, which has not acted on the matter

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Myanmar's ambassador to the United Nations, Kyaw Moe Tun, gave the three-finger salute of his country’s protest movement as he spoke to the General Assembly on February 26. He pleaded for international help after the military coup. Photo: Reuters Myanmar's ambassador to the United Nations, Kyaw Moe Tun, gave the three-finger salute of his country’s protest movement as he spoke to the General Assembly on February 26. He pleaded for international help after the military coup. Photo: Reuters
Myanmar's ambassador to the United Nations, Kyaw Moe Tun, gave the three-finger salute of his country’s protest movement as he spoke to the General Assembly on February 26. He pleaded for international help after the military coup. Photo: Reuters
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