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@Reuters Southeast Asia Editor. #JournalismIsNotACrime

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Matthew Tostevin
6 months ago
Thailand, the World. ⁦@jane_chalineehttps://t.co/bpSPGJukcY
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United Nations in Myanmar
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The United Nations in #Myanmar is calling for an immediate de-escalation of the situation in Sanchaung, Yangon, and to allow protestors prevented from returning home by security forces to so do safely. https://t.co/eMcWOokBri
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"Thailand has prepared facilities in provinces bordering Myanmar to accommodate a possible influx of refugees, fleeing the brutal crackdown by the Myanmar military and police following the recent coup" https://t.co/PBZqendfk9 #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar
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Matthew Tostevin
an hour ago
People are taking to the streets in their thousands across the city of Yangon in defiance of a curfew after security forces besieged a group of hundreds of protesters in the Sanchaung neighbourhood #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar
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Five Myanmar media companies have been stripped of their licenses, state television MRTV announced. They were named as Mizzima, Myanmar Now, 7-Day, DVB and Khit Thit Media #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar
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3 hours ago
The European Union is preparing to widen its sanctions on Myanmar's armed forces to target businesses they run, in protest at the Feb. 1 military coup, according to diplomats and two internal documents seen by Reuters. #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar
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6 hours ago
Clothing company H&M says it has paused placing new orders with suppliers in Myanmar due to the practical difficulties and the unpredictable situation #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar
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7 hours ago
Good news for vaccinated foreigners visiting Thailand: mandatory coronavirus quarantine is reduced from 14 days to 7 starting in April, the health minister says
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7 hours ago
Three Thai protest leaders charged with royal insult have been denied bail and been transferred to prison - rights groups #WhatsHappeningInThailand
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Gwen Robinson
9 hours ago
Myanmar's Media, Reporting Under Fire: As #MyanmarCoup crisis deepens, independent media, accurate reporting (& courage) more essential than ever. Tune in (or come) to this benefit night @FCCThai, March 11, 7pm (& streaming @FCCThai FB & YouTube) https://t.co/U80Gn4x0o4 https://t.co/rvDV5lWA1g
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Siobhán Robbins Sky
9 hours ago
Distressing images from Myitkyina, Kachin State where it’s being reported at least three people have been shot in clashes with junta forces.Local media say two of the people shot have died. Sr Ann Roza Nu Tawng was again on scene pleading with auths for restraint @MyitkyinaNewsJ https://t.co/iiajkGblyB
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9 hours ago
Eyewitnesses say two Myanmar protesters have been killed in the northern town of Myitkyina. #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar https://t.co/91lAGaa6AW
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10 hours ago
Myanmar forces breaching the gates of Mandalay Technological University. Forces have occupied hospitals and universities as the junta tries to gain control amid widespread protests against its coup #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar https://t.co/eiN3o4uGRW
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Thinzar Shunlei Yi #WhatshappeninginMyanmar
13 hours ago
ငါတို့ ထဘီ၊ ငါတို့အလံ၊ ငါတို့ ​အောင်ပွဲ Our Sarong, Our Flag, Our Victory Women SARONG Revolution aganist masculine dictatorship in Myanmar. Bravo to our sisters at @womenofburma at Phekon, Kayah State. #WomensDay #WomensHistoryMonth #WhatsHappeninglnMyanmar https://t.co/oI3nUGJgbe
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Matthew Tostevin
15 hours ago
"It is absolutely clear now: the Myanmar military will not stop violating the rights of the people of Myanmar until the international community acts decisively to prevent and account for these outrageous acts," says @P4HR https://t.co/w9IWe56IJj #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar
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15 hours ago
Myanmar's military is 'maintaining' universities and hospitals in various places, the state-run Global New Light of Myanmar says today, after reports that soldiers have occupied institutions across the country. #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar
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Richard Horsey
18 hours ago
Coming one day before another general strike, this feels like the next phase in the military’s attempt to consolidate its coup. But the need to occupy hospitals, universities and pagodas is a very visible sign of illegitimacy and the strong public resistance to the military. https://t.co/dwPOMczoRc
@Myanmar_Now_Eng
Myanmar Now
20 hours ago
Military deploys troops to public buildings around the country The move has met with resistance at a number of locations, resulting in several protesters being injured by rubber bullets https://t.co/bt7XNn99lZ #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar #RejectMilitaryCoup #2021uprising
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Matthew Tostevin
a day ago
Myanmar's unions have called for a general and extended nationwide strike starting from tomorrow as actions grow to counter last month's coup #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar
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