Myanmar citizens stranded in US offered temporary refuge from coup crackdown
WASHINGTON, DC: The US government said Friday (Mar 12) that Myanmar citizens stranded by the violence following the country's military coup would ...
AdvertisementAdvertisementThe protection is usually set for a limited period, like 12 months, but can be extended if the hardships or threats remain.DHS said the Feb 1 takeover by Myanmar's military has led to an economic crisis and shortages of humanitarian and medical aid.
In addition, it said the people protesting the coup face arbitrary detention, intimidation and lethal violence from the military."Such conditions prevent Burmese nationals and habitual residents from returning safely," the department said in a statement.
AdvertisementREAD: 'Shoot till they are dead': Some Myanmar police say they fled to India after refusing ordersThe initial TPS order will last 18 months. DHS did not say how many people would be covered by it.Earlier this week the administration of President Joe Biden offered TPS for tens of thousands of Venezuelans who fled political repression and economic chaos in the once wealthy South American country. headtopics.comRead more: CNA »
Singapore sees ‘several important lessons’ from Tan Tock Seng Hospital COVID-19 cluster
SINGAPORE: Singapore has learnt 'several important lessons' from the COVID-19 cluster at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), among them - that the ...
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US imposes new Myanmar sanctions on 2 state-owned businessesWASHINGTON: The United States on Wednesday (Apr 21) imposed new Myanmar-related sanctions, targeting two state-owned businesses in Washington's ...
US imposes new Myanmar sanctions on 2 state-owned businesses
US orders departure of non-emergency government employees from Myanmar
Myanmar protesters hold vigils as US orders non-essential staff to leaveYANGON: Myanmar activists held candle-lit vigils overnight after scores of deaths in recent days from a military crackdown on anti-coup protesters ... Please save Myanmar 🙏
Myanmar junta blames protesters as EU, US impose sanctionsYANGON: Myanmar's military accused anti-junta protesters of arson and violence as Western countries imposed more sanctions on individuals and ... Myanmar Junta kill & torture our innocent civilians everyday & everynight. They crack down the protesters violently & kill them with snipers even to non-protesters. Junta spokesman also announced that Mobile data will not be back for now. WhatsHappeningInMyanmar Mar23Coup TerroristsMilitary Junta Group always tell the jokes and fake news WhatsHappeningInMyanmar Why? cause they didn't get the votes they wanted in Nov? Protesters out there everyday to prove the military there is no fault in count those votes. Past 7 weeks world see and heard who the civilians wanted as leaders. RejectMilitaryCoup
US to blacklist Myanmar military companies after deadly crackdown: Sources