Myanmar, which adopted the democracy system 10 years ago, has returned to military rule again. Emergency has been imposed in the country for one year. The army took custody of the country’s state counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, President You Win Mint, along with several senior leaders and officers in the early hours of Monday. After this, the army TV channel said that the military has taken control of the country.
Spokesperson Mayo Neunt of the National League for Democracy (NLD), the ruling party in the country, confirmed this to news agency Xinhua. He said that I have received reports that the State Counselor and President have been taken into custody by the Army. As far as I know, the Planning and Finance Minister U So Neunt Lwin of Shan Province, NLD Chairman Thanga Tae of Kaya Province and some NLD Representatives of Iyerwadi Region Parliament have been detained.
Newant also said that 2 members of the party’s Central Executive Committee are also in custody. Our members have told that I am also ready to be taken into custody. My turn will come soon.
The country remained under military rule until 2011
This action of the army is showing signs of tension in the government and the coup of the army. Myanmar remained under military rule until 2011. Aung San Suu Kyi fought for years to bring democracy to the country. During this time he had to be under house arrest for a long time.
Call the capital and off the Internet
, according to media reports, went to the telephone and internet service suspended in the nation’s capital Nepaito. The recently elected Lower House of Parliament was called on Monday, but the army announced to postpone it. Elections were held in Myanmar on 8 November. These elections were held for the second time in the country after the end of military rule. According to Spootnik, the Myanmar army feared a coup in January, accusing it of fraud.
US and Australia said – military leaders to immediately release to
have been person spokes White House Jen Psaki said brief the president that Biden about military action in Myanmar. The US is in contact with Regional Partners on this issue. We support democracy in Myanmar.
Australia has also expressed deep concern over the situation in Myanmar. The country’s foreign minister Maris Penn called on the army to respect the rule of law and immediately release all wrongfully detained leaders. He said that Australia strongly supports the peaceful formation of the National Assembly elected after the electoral process.
Aung San Suu Kyi’s party got majority in 2015 election
National League for Democracy (NLD) – 131
Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) – 12
Representative of the Army – 56
National League for Democracy (NLD) – 238
Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) – 28
Representative of the Army – 110
and Myanmar are both neighboring and close neighbors of India. The relationship of both is very old. Being a neighboring country, Myanmar also has economic, political and strategic importance for India. India and Myanmar share a long border of over 1600 km. The two countries are also connected to the maritime border in the Bay of Bengal.
Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur and Nagaland are bordered by Myanmar. To prevent separatism and infiltration in these states, India needs Myanmar to be very important.
The coup impacted
India. The military government, which has been in Myanmar for nearly 50 years, was not in favor of spoiling relations with India. However, India supports democracy in Myanmar. Therefore, Myanmar’s army is expected to tilt towards China.
There have also been reports that China is provoking the Myanmar rebels by arming them against India. By doing this, it wants to spread unrest in the states of the Northeast. This was claimed by the European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS), a Netherlands-based Amsterdam-based think tank.
Pakistan is giving training to terrorists
According to the report of German news agency DW, Pakistan’s intelligence agency ISI is training terrorist groups in Myanmar. Its purpose is to destabilize the country by promoting cross-border terrorism. This information was given by Sigfried O. Wolf, analyst at the South Asia Democratic Forum. This alliance of China and Pakistan in Myanmar can now pose a major threat to India.