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Myanmar spring protests held at several townships in Yangon


Several protests were held in several townships across Yangon on May 2.

Protest participants held slogans and chanted phrases words as well as encouraging unity amongst civilians in Hlaing Township in the morning of May 2.

Myanmar spring protests held at several townships in Yangon

There also were similar protests in Insein, Thanlyin, Thingangyun, Thuwanna, North Oakkalapa, Mingalardon townships.

Security forces had arrived at scenes of protests and protest participants had to disperse. Initial reports also say that there were multiple arrests.

Myanmar spring protests held at several townships in Yangon

Security forces were seen deployed and with regular patrols moving about in front of Yuzana Plaza, Sanchaung township's Myaynigone Junction, Tamwe roundabout as well as downtown townships after the protests were held.

Published : May 03, 2021

By : Eleven Media/ANN