Protesters hold placards with portraits of Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration in February. Photo: TNS Protesters hold placards with portraits of Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration in February. Photo: TNS
Protesters hold placards with portraits of Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration in February. Photo: TNS
Myanmar

This Myanmar hairdresser has swapped his scissors for a rifle and military fatigues to fight the junta

  • Since the February coup, local ‘defence forces’ have sprung up across Myanmar and many protesters have trekked into the jungle for military training
  • ‘There is a difference between being armed and not being armed. Everyone is fighting for their lives,’ Alfie wrote on Facebook after receiving training

Topic |   Myanmar
Protesters hold placards with portraits of Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration in February. Photo: TNS Protesters hold placards with portraits of Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration in February. Photo: TNS
Protesters hold placards with portraits of Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration in February. Photo: TNS
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