Myanmar Military names new govt officials

Tatmadaw names new govt officials The Tatmadaw (military) on February 1 announced the list of some members of its newly formed government, hours after it declared a state of emergency allowing it to replace the previous National League for Democracy-led government. In an announcement late on February 1, the military said it reinstated all the […]

Myanmar to clarify voter fraud, hold new round of elections

The Tatmadaw (military) has issued notification 1/2021, under which it will reveal and clarify all voter irregularities and suspected fraud that took place during the November 8, 2020 election and take subsequent action, according to Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing during the National Defense and Security Council meeting held on February 1 and reported by military-owned […]

Myanmar announces State of Emergency for 1 year

Myanmar on February 1 announced a state of emergency for up to one year via the military-owned news channel Myawaddy News. Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Services Min Aung Hlaing is now in power of the State for the duration of the state of emergency, while Vice President U Myint Swe will now serve temporarily as […]