We condemn any use of violence: MEA on situation in Myanmar | India News – Times of India

We condemn any use of violence: MEA on situation in Myanmar | India News - Times of India

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: As Myanmar‘s military continued crackdown on civilians protesting against the February 1 coup, India on Friday condemned any use of violence and said it stood for the restoration of democracy in the country. At a media briefing, Spokesperson in the ministry of external affairs Arindam Bagchi said India has urged for the … Read more

Myanmar ‘traitors’ hounded in online anti-coup campaign – Times of India

Myanmar 'traitors' hounded in online anti-coup campaign - Times of India

[ad_1] BANGKOK: As Myanmar descends into chaos, smartphone warriors in the anti-coup movement are seeking revenge online against the junta, hounding people with family ties to the military as a form of “social punishment”. The country has been in turmoil since the military ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi in February and the death … Read more

India condemns violence in Myanmar, urges maximum restraint – Times of India

India condemns violence in Myanmar, urges maximum restraint - Times of India

[ad_1] UNITED NATIONS: India has condemned the violence in Myanmar and condoled the loss of life, as it urged maximum restraint and called for the release of detained leaders. Myanmar’s military toppled the country’s government on February 1 and seized power for one year, detaining top political figures, including de facto leader Aung San Suu … Read more

UN envoy urges action to prevent Myanmar ‘civil war’ – Times of India

UN envoy urges action to prevent Myanmar 'civil war' - Times of India

[ad_1] UNITED NATIONS: The UN envoy on Myanmar implored the Security Council to take action Wednesday in the Asian nation’s escalating crisis, warning of the risk of civil war and an imminent “bloodbath” as the junta violently represses pro-democracy protests. More than 520 people have died in daily demonstrations since the military overthrew elected leader … Read more

Myanmar junta deepens violence with new air attacks in east – Times of India

Myanmar junta deepens violence with new air attacks in east - Times of India

[ad_1] MAE SAM LAEO: The military launched more airstrikes Tuesday in eastern Myanmar after earlier attacks forced thousands of ethnic Karen to flee into Thailand and further escalating violence two months after the junta seized power. Thailand’s prime minister said the villagers who fled the weekend airstrikes returned home of their own accord, denying that … Read more