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East Timor And Indonesia Action Network (ETAN) Calls For End To Military Coup And Repression In Myanmar

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March 23, 2021 Pacific Press Releases Press Release – East Timor and Indonesia Action Network – ETAN As the death toll continues to climb and resistance to military rule in Myanmar continues, the East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN) strongly condemns the February 1 military coup dtat in Myanmar (formerly Burma) and the ongoing violence … As the death toll continues to climb and resistance to military rule in Myanmar continues, the East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN) strongly condemns the February 1 military coup d’état in Myanmar (formerly Burma) and the ongoing violence being perpetrated by the Myanmar military against the people.government to immediately end all financial, economic and political support to the Myanmar military regime.and transnational corporations not to support the Myanmar military (Tatmadaw) through natural resource extraction, online services, or other economic activities.The military in Myanmar must immediately end its assault on its people, free any political prisoners, and step aside to allow the elected government to resume its work by respecting democracy and ensuring the human rights of everyone in the country.

We call for an immediate end to military rule and repression.We applaud the resilience of the people of Myanmar and join with people across Southeast Asia, including in Timor-Leste and Indonesia, who stand in solidarity with them.

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