Yangon Burma Protest 2011 AP

A Japanese documentary filmmaker was arrested Saturday at an impromptu protest against the military government, escalating the generals’ campaign to stamp out all dissent. The Assistance Association for Political {risoners, a monitoring group, says 2,138 have been killed since the military coup, and 14,917 have been arrested. Last week Myanmar hanged four activists after secret trials. (AP, 2021)

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