by The Editors
Posted 4/08/21, 12:49 pm
“The more they crack down, the more we are motivated to fight back.”
KO THET AUNG, a 23-year-old anti-coup protester in Myanmar, where opponents of a junta that recently took power are resisting military forces with barricades and firebombs. “I will die protecting my country at the front lines,” he told The New York Times. The junta had killed more than 580 protesters and civilians by April 6.