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Myanmar Resistance Fighters Assassinate Retired General
September 26, 2022

Myanmar Resistance Fighters Assassinate Retired General

By Sebastian Strangio
Ohn Thwin, 72, has become the highest-ranking figure to be killed by anti-regime guerrillas since last year's coup.

Myanmar’s Executions Have Turned the Country’s Struggle Into a Zero-Sum Game 
August 19, 2022

Myanmar’s Executions Have Turned the Country’s Struggle Into a Zero-Sum Game 

By Minn Tent Bo
The recent resumption of executions has pushed the resistance movement in Myanmar into a zero-sum game with the military from which there can be no going back. 
Decapitation Video Points to Increasing Military Atrocities in Myanmar
July 06, 2022

Decapitation Video Points to Increasing Military Atrocities in Myanmar

By Rajeev Bhattacharyya
The grisly video may have been purposefully leaked in order to terrorize civilians and deter them from supporting anti-regime resistance forces.

Myanmar’s Other Civilian Deaths
June 06, 2022

Myanmar’s Other Civilian Deaths

By Naw Theresa
As Myanmar's resistance intensifies its armed struggle against the military junta, civilians increasingly find themselves caught in the crossfire.

Ethnic Armed Organizations Reject Myanmar Junta Peace Talk Bid
April 26, 2022

Ethnic Armed Organizations Reject Myanmar Junta Peace Talk Bid

By Sebastian Strangio
Junta chief Min Aung Hlaing's promise of fresh negotiations is a transparent attempt to split the anti-coup resistance.

Anti-Junta Forces Shoot Deputy Governor of Myanmar’s Central Bank
April 08, 2022

Anti-Junta Forces Shoot Deputy Governor of Myanmar’s Central Bank

By Sebastian Strangio
Credit for the attack was later claimed by a civilian anti-regime militia calling itself the Yangon Region Military Command.

The Emergence of Civilian Resistance to Military Rule in Myanmar
March 08, 2022

The Emergence of Civilian Resistance to Military Rule in Myanmar

By Jasper Picard
In a matter of months, the People's Defense Forces have evolved from rag-tag groups into organized, and increasingly well-armed, military outfits.
Myanmar Junta Accused of ‘Hostage Taking’ During Sagaing Raids
March 02, 2022

Myanmar Junta Accused of ‘Hostage Taking’ During Sagaing Raids

By Sebastian Strangio
The northwestern region of Myanmar has become a hotbed of resistance to the junta.

Myanmar’s Drone Wars
February 26, 2022

Myanmar’s Drone Wars

By Robert Bociaga
Myanmar’s anti-coup forces are rigging civilian drones to carry bombs, while the Tatmadaw uses UAVs for surveillance.

Myanmar Air Force Launches More Air Strikes in Kayah State
February 25, 2022

Myanmar Air Force Launches More Air Strikes in Kayah State

By Sebastian Strangio
The air assaults, which displaced thousands of civilians, reflect the unusually robust nature of the resistance in the eastern state.

Myanmar: From Hopeful Spring to Scorching Summer
February 22, 2022

Myanmar: From Hopeful Spring to Scorching Summer

By Naw Theresa
The intensifying conflict between the military junta and its opponents shows few signs of resolution in 2022.
The Dilemma Facing Myanmar’s National Unity Government
February 21, 2022

The Dilemma Facing Myanmar’s National Unity Government

By Benjamin Mok
The country’s opposition shadow government faces a difficult choice between condoning attacks on civilians and promoting civilian immunity.

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