Outgoing U.N. Envoy Says Myanmar Has Spiraled into Civil War
ASIA--PACIFIC, 25 Oct 2021
21 Oct 2021 – Myanmar has spiraled into civil war following a military coup, the outgoing U.N. special envoy on Myanmar said today, warning that the chance to return to democracy is disappearing and signaling that further targeted sanctions could be helpful.
Reporting by Michelle Nichols; editing by Grant McCool
Tags: Authoritarianism, Burma/Myanmar, Civil War, Direct violence, Military, United Nations, Violent conflict
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