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Thai protesters are back, and angrier, as government fumbles on COVID

Thailand, which not long ago was seen as a virus-containing wonder, has become yet another example of how authoritarian hubris and a lack of government accountability have fueled the pandemic

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As COVID rages in Myanmar, army hoards oxygen, doctors say

As the delta variant of the coronavirus rampages through Myanmar, the military, which seized power in a February coup, has ordered that lifesaving oxygen be denied to private clinics, according to…

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‘She is a hero’: In Myanmar’s protests, women are on the front lines

Despite the risks, women have stood at the forefront of Myanmar’s protest movement, sending a powerful rebuke to the generals who ousted a female civilian leader and reimposed a patriarchal order…

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