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US urges Sudanese military leader to “restrain”

The United States has urged military leaders in the coup in Sudan to refrain from “any and all violence” against peaceful protesters planning Saturday’s large demonstrations. The call to Sudan’s military leaders was delivered by a senior Foreign Ministry official who gave the briefing to reporters on an anonymous basis. …

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UN Urges Sudanese Military To Release Detained Officials

The United Nations on Thursday (28/10) urged military officers who toppled Sudan’s civilian-led transitional government to immediately release all officials who continue to be unlawfully detained in the northern East African country. The coup earlier this week came after tensions between military and civilian leaders escalated in recent weeks. The …

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Myanmar Military Tortures Detainees Systematically

Investigations conducted by the news agency Associated Press (AP) found that Myanmar’s military had used torture systematically against those detained across the country since taking power from an elected government last February. AP spoke to 28 people who had been imprisoned and released in recent months. The news agency also …

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Military Tortures Detainees Systematically in Myanmar

Investigations conducted by the news agency Associated Press (AP) found that Myanmar’s military had used torture systematically against those detained across the country since taking power from an elected government last February. AP spoke to 28 people who had been imprisoned and released in recent months. The news agency also …

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Myanmar Absent from ASEAN Summit after Exclusion of Its Military Ruler

Leaders of countries in Southeast Asia began their annual summit without Myanmar’s participation on Tuesday (26/10). The summit comes amid a diplomatic stalemate due to the exclusion of the country’s military leader from the meeting. Myanmar skipped the summit in protest after ASEAN banned its leader general from attending its …

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Bomb Explosion Hits Military Bus in Syria, 14 Killed

Two bombs mounted on a bus carrying Syrian security forces exploded in Damascus during Wednesday’s morning rush hour, killing 14 people and wounding another, a military official said. It was the deadliest attack in Damascus in recent years, and very rare since government forces in 2018 seized the outskirts of …

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