Understanding the Military Coup in Myanmar, Two Years Later

Source: East-West Center

Published on March 16, 2023, 9:47 a.m.

Throughout the prior decade of reform, the main point of contention among the many lawmakers, political analysts, and activists I met was that "the military had enough power under the 2008 constitution, so why would they need to seize power in a risky coup?"

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