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Monday, 1 February 2021 - 11:58

Myanmar’s military stages coup d’etat

Myanmar’s Armed Forces has declared a one-year state of emergency following the arrest of Aung San Suu Kyi, the country’s de facto leader, President Win Myint and other senior members of the National League for Democracy (NLD) party and handed over power to General Min Aung Hlaing, commander-in-chief of the armed forces.