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  • March 5, 2021 – Thailand: Pro-democracy protests in Bangkok tomorrow March 5, 2021
    Pro-democracy groups announced two separate anti-government protest rallies that are scheduled to take place in Bangkok tomorrow. They will be organized by the pro-democracy groups, “Free Our Friends” and “Free Youth”. The details about the protests were announced on social media platforms yesterday. The Free Our Friends group invited all Red Shirt movement or the ...
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  • March 1, 2021 – Thailand: Police, protestors, clash in Bangkok March 1, 2021
    Over 2,000 anti-government protesters and police clashed outside the base of the 1st Infantry Regiment in Bangkok yesterday. The protest started at the Victory Monument and demonstrators marched towards the military barracks in Phaya Thai District where the violence occurred. Protesters threw bottles at the police, who used tear gas and water cannons to disperse ...
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  • February 21, 2021 – Myanmar: Two killed, 30 injured in anti-coup protest in Mandalay February 22, 2021
    At least two people were killed when police used live ammunition to disperse anti-coup demonstrators at a shipyard in Mandalay yesterday. About 30 others were injured. Hundreds gathered for the rally at Yadanarbon shipyard in Myanmar’s second largest city. People in much of the country have been protesting daily since the military deposed the civilian ...
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  • Alert February 7, 2021 – Myanmar: Thousands protest coup February 8, 2021
    Thousands of people rallied on the streets of Yangon and Mandalay yesterday to protest the military takeover. The demonstrations were the biggest since the coup on February 1. There were also anti-coup protests in Melbourne, Australia and Taipei, Taiwan yesterday. The civil disobedience campaign is growing and it has been joined by student activists, teachers, ...
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  • February 5, 2021 – Thailand: Pro-democracy protest in Bangkok today February 5, 2021
    Pro-democracy groups have planned to stage protests in the Khlong Luang police station area of Bangkok today. There is heavy police presence at the planned site just ahead of the protests. The protests are scheduled to start at 10:00 AM (local time). Police have deployed the water cannon trucks in anticipation of a large crowd. ...
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  • February 1, 2021 (Update) Myanmar: Military takes over country February 1, 2021
    According to recent emerging reports, the military has officially taken control of the country. Vice President Myint Swe, a former general, will be the temporary acting president for one year. The state power will be handed to Min Aung Hlaing, the Commander-in-Chief of the Myanmar Armed Forces.  A state of emergency has been imposed for ...
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  • February 1, 2021 – Myanmar: State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and others detained February 1, 2021
    State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and other leaders of the ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) party were allegedly detained in an early-morning raid in an apparent “coup” today. Party spokesperson Myo Nyunt said that State Counsellor Suu Kyi, President Win Myint and other leaders had been “taken” in the early hours of the ...
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  • January 29, 2021 – India: Increasing tensions over farmers’ protests January 29, 2021
    The tensions between the government and various segments of society opposed to the controversial farm laws passed last year are continuing to increase. Authorities have registered cases against several individuals, including members of the opposition political parties, and journalists, for allegedly inciting violence on Republic Day (January 26). They are also set to question multiple ...
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  • January 15, 2021 – Southeast Asia: Several dead, injured due to earthquake in Indonesia January 18, 2021
    At least seven people have been killed and over 637 people have been injured after an earthquake occurred earlier today in Sulawesi.  The quake measured  6.2 on the Richter Scale. It occurred six km northeast of Majene city, West Sulawesi, and struck at a depth of 10 km. Damage to infrastructure and casualties was reported ...
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  • January 9, 2021 – Indonesia: Boeing 737-500 goes missing after take-off from Jakarta January 18, 2021
    A Boeing 737-500 with the call sign SJY182 operated by Sriwijaya Air Flight 182 went missing five minutes after taking off from Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta Airport this afternoon. The flight was en route to Pontianak Supadio Airport. The last contact with the plane was made at 14:40 local time. The aircraft was at an altitude of ...
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