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Burmese Spiderman Killed in Sagaing

Source: Irrawaddy

Published on Feb. 5, 2023, 11:11 a.m.

A young resistance fighter, known as the Burmese Spiderman because he wore a mask during anti-regime protests in Yangon, was killed during a clash in Shwebo Township, Sagaing Region, on Wednesday.



Myanmar's Diplomats Divided Over Representing Military Government

Source: Voice of America

Published on Feb. 5, 2023, 11:07 a.m.

Of Myanmar's 1,000 foreign service personnel from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, more than 100 diplomats joined the CDM movement, according to Kyaw Moe Tun, Myanmar's permanent representative to the United Nations in New York.

Nyan Win Aung


Transcript of Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Vivian Balakrishnan's Post-ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Retreat Doorstop Interview in Indonesia with Singapore Media

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Singapore

Published on Feb. 4, 2023, 11:29 p.m.

Vivian said that Myanmar had consumed a "fair amount of bandwidth" at the summit, and that the situation was not only not getting better, ground reports seemed to indicate the "situation may be worsening".

Transcript of Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Vivian Balakrishnan

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Review of two years of revolution and political expectations for 2023

Source: Myanmar Pressphoto Agency

Published on Feb. 4, 2023, 11:14 p.m.

Let me just ask a question: how will the people look at the political leaders, ethnic leaders, businessmen, and literary scholars who have not yet participated in the revolution and who have not yet stood by the revolution with the situation so close to the fall of the military dictator?

Commentary | MPA

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Interview with spokesperson of Lion Battalion Commando ‘Southern Dragon’

Source: Than Lwin Times

Published on Feb. 4, 2023, 1 p.m.

We are fighting not just for the freedom of Karen people, or Mon people, but for the freedom of all the nationals in Myanmar to liberate from the military dictatorship and to prevail human rights and justice. 


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PDFs to step up operations ignoring junta’s Martial Law

Source: Than Lwin Times

Published on Feb. 4, 2023, 12:29 p.m.

The leader of Ye Balu, a revolutionary group based in Ye Township, told Than Lwin Times that they believe the country has already been under martial law since coup, so they will step up their efforts to end the Spring Revolution as soon as possible.

Than Lwin Times


KNU leader on the People to unite behind the Spring Revolution and struggle onto final victory in a 2nd anniversary speech

Source: Burma News International (BNI)

Published on Feb. 4, 2023, 12:17 p.m.

The revolution, which started from zero, has been gradually built up and already has come a long way. If we want a free democratic country, we need to continue the fight until the end and the victory of the revolution.”

Karen Information Center (KIC)


Myanmar military expands martial law

Source: NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

Published on Feb. 4, 2023, 11:51 a.m.

The measure is seen as a way to demonstrate the military's power, and step up the fight against pro-democracy opponents.



World has failed Myanmar’s people

Source: Deccan Herald

Published on Feb. 4, 2023, 11:35 a.m.

Some countries like Russia, China and India are doing business with the Generals, even providing them military support. As for western countries, who have been vocal in their criticism of the junta, their support for the pro-democracy movement has been at best half-hearted.

Opinion | DHNS

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'We’re not part of this war': Towns bordering Myanmar brought close to conflict as violence spills over

Source: Channel News Asia

Published on Feb. 4, 2023, 10:19 a.m.

Since Myanmar’s 2021 coup and ensuing violence, border towns in neighbouring countries have been brought uncomfortably close to the conflict.

Darrelle Ng, Saksith Saiyasombut