Situation in MyanmarFebruary 1, 2021
On Monday February 1st, Myanmar’s military seized power in a coup against the democratically elected government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who was detained along with other leaders of her National League for Democracy (NLD) party.
Rest assured, our Country Representative Maung MyintThein Tun is safe. Maung is our only staff member in Myanmar and in fact right now he is in Canada, where he has been since the beginning of the pandemic. We do not have any Advisors in Myanmar.
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