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Main Discussion Board => General Discussions => World News => Topic started by: Johnnie F. on February 01, 2021, 10:52:54 AM

Title: A Coup in Myanmar again?
Post by: Johnnie F. on February 01, 2021, 10:52:54 AM
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior figures from the ruling party have been detained in an early morning raid, the spokesman for the governing National League for Democracy said on Monday.

The move comes after days of escalating tension between the civilian government and the powerful military that stirred fears of a coup in the aftermath of an election the army says was fraudulent.

Article at Bangkok Post (https://www.bangkokpost.com/world/2060531/myanmar-leader-aung-san-suu-kyi-detained-ruling-party-spokesman-says)