Tag: Aung San Suu Kyi

Myanmar’s Military Junta Puts Ousted Leader Aung San Suu Kyi On Trial

BANGKOK (AP) — Myanmar’s ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi was set to go on trial Monday on charges that many observers have criticized as...

Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi Charged With Corruption

SINGAPORE—Authorities in Myanmar have charged Aung San Suu Kyi with corruption, the latest in a raft of criminal cases brought against her since the country’s...

ASEAN leaders demand Myanmar coup leaders end killings

Southeast Asian leaders demanded an immediate end to killings and the release of political detainees in Myanmar in an emergency summit with its top general...

‘Shoot till they are dead’: Some Myanmar police say fled to India after refusing orders | India News

CHAMPHAI (INDIA): When Tha Peng was ordered to shoot at protesters with his submachine gun to disperse them in the Myanmar town of Khampat on...

UN says 38 dead in Myanmar’s ‘bloodiest’ day since coup

At least 38 people died Wednesday in the “bloodiest” day of Myanmar‘s crisis, the United Nations said, as the military junta defied growing international condemnation...

UN chief Antonio Guterres demands immediate halt to Myanmar ‘repression’

UN chief Antonio Guterres on Monday condemned the “brutal force” used by those behind Myanmar‘s coup and urged the military to immediately halt the repression...

Aung San Suu Kyi: Suu Kyi aide, electoral officials arrested in Myanmar, Biden approves sanctions

A close aide to ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi was detained in a new wave of arrests following last week’s military coup, a...

UN chief reaches out to Asian leaders to call for collective action for reversal of coup in Myanmar

Reiterating his concern over the situation in Myanmar, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has been reaching out to regional leaders in Asia to call for...

A tightrope walk for India as military takes over Myanmar

(This story originally appeared in on Feb 04, 2021) NEW DELHI: Days after Myanmar reverted to military rule following a coup, India pushed back against...

UNSC calls for immediate release of Myanmar leaders ‘arbitrarily’ detained by military | India News

UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council on Thursday expressed deep concern over the declaration of the state of emergency in Myanmar by the military and...

Aung San Suu Kyi: Myanmar’s Suu Kyi charged, can be held until February 15

YANGON (MYANMAR): Police in Myanmar have charged deposed national leader Aung San Suu Kyi with having several illegally imported walkie-talkies in her home, legally allowing...

The Lady vanishes: Aung San Suu Kyi back under house arrest

Bangkok: The Myanmar military’s detention of Aung San Suu Kyi during this week’s coup has revived memories of her more than 15 years of house...

In China, post-coup Myanmar likely to find support if sanctions bite

BEIJING: Three weeks before Myanmar’s military commander took power in a coup, he met the Chinese government’s top diplomat in an exchange that pointed to...

India keeps a close watch as Myanmar military detains political leaders including Suu Kyi

NEW DELHI: India is closely watching the evolving situation in neighbouring Myanmar where it has huge stakes following detention of political leaders by the country’s...