Myanmar’s Junta to Execute Pro-Democracy Activists
Generals ignore global condemnation
By: Nava Thakuria
The junta which took power in Myanmar in a February 2021 coup has announced plans to execute four political activists who were condemned in the country’s top court, possibly to be followed by scores more, alarming human rights activists.
The decision is a critical turn away from longstanding Burmese imperatives, which for more than four …