"Myanmar military forces killed at least 24 civilians in attacks this month on three villages in the country’s central Magway region, murdering eight after taking them alive as prisoners" -- war crimes. https://www.rfa.org/english/news/myanmar/attacks-09172021173736.html …pic.twitter.com/X9pdmmHWph
Myanmar’s currency hit its lowest point seven months after the military seized power. The price of gold rose from about 1.3 million to 1.8 million Kyat per 0.578 ounce. Experts said that rising domestic food prices could put the population at a greater risk of hunger. Photo: AFP pic.twitter.com/p8ccWCBbkY
My UN colleague, Mary Lawlor, Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders, has raised the alarm over the arbitrary detention of human rights defender Kyaw Minn Htut’s. He, and all those arrested for standing up for the people of Myanmar, must be unconditionally released. Now. https://twitter.com/MaryLawlorhrds/status/1438154981530644482 …
Some ancient temples in Myanmar’s UNESCO World Heritage Site, Bagan, are at risk of damage from damp due to flooding in the area.
(Photo: Sulamani Temple seen on Saturday, and some lower parts of Tayoke Pyay Pagoda collapsed due to rain / Ko Ko-Bagan)
#Myanmar junta health minister reportedly rejected a UN request for expanded aid access amid the pandemic, saying everything was “under control.” Meanwhile, OCHA reports 3 million people in need of lifesaving aid: food, shelter, health care, protection…https://www.myanmar-now.org/en/news/junta-health-minister-rebuffed-un-officials-request-for-greater-humanitarian-access-in-myanmar …pic.twitter.com/XQipEk0q4t
The Myanmar junta "reportedly 'rebuffed' a top UN official’s request for expanded humanitarian access for the delivery of Covid-19 assistance during his 3-day visit to Myanmar earlier this week." The army not exactly looking out for the people of Myanmar. https://www.myanmar-now.org/en/news/junta-health-minister-rebuffed-un-officials-request-for-greater-humanitarian-access-in-myanmar …pic.twitter.com/DCKhl24jVC
#Rohingya arrested on 5th Sept in Ayeyarwaddy Region are sentenced to two years yesterday. Under 18 were sent to juvenile detection center including a 7 year old and adult were sent to Maubin prison.
#EndRohingyaGenocide #Justice4Rohingya #Myanmar #WhatsHappeningInMyanmarpic.twitter.com/QfjmH1zmb9
Myanmar troops massacre 24 civilians in an attack on three villages in Magway region, killing eight young men after taking them prisoner, in what some rights groups are calling war crimes. https://www.rfa.org/english/news/myanmar/attacks-09172021173736.html …
International community couldn’t do anything concrete to help the people of Myanmar yet continue to sell arms to the military junta. How is it being neutral? We are willing to deal the junta by ourselves but you’ve got to stop selling arms to them.
Monks from Mandalay Sangha Union staged Anti-coup Protest by raising three finger salute after reciting Paritta to demand for the emergence of Federal Union and Freedom from all the dangers of Myanmar People are facing.