A demonstrator takes part in a protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, on February 22. Photo: Reuters A demonstrator takes part in a protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, on February 22. Photo: Reuters
A demonstrator takes part in a protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, on February 22. Photo: Reuters
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Myanmar people vs the junta: Generation Z leads the charge with inspiration from protesters in Hong Kong, Thailand

  • They might not remember life under junta rule, but the youngsters’ enthusiasm and invention have drawn support from older compatriots and international attention
  • Their eye-catching civil disobedience movement against the generals who took power in the February 1 coup has also taken pointers from demonstrations around the region

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A demonstrator takes part in a protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, on February 22. Photo: Reuters A demonstrator takes part in a protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, on February 22. Photo: Reuters
A demonstrator takes part in a protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, on February 22. Photo: Reuters
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