Morning news brief: 'Proud Boys' declared terrorists, Myanmar coup, and more

WION Web Team
New DelhiUpdated: Feb 04, 2021, 08:30 AM IST

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Canada has designated US far-right group 'Proud Boys' as a banned terrorist group. The authorities described the group a "serious and growing threat". Meanwhile, Myanmar military has blocked Facebook. UN chief has said that he will do everything possible to ensure that Myanmar coup fails. Read this and more in our morning news brief.

Myanmar coup

Facebook acknowledged the disruption while urging authorities to restore internet connectivity in Myanmar.

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Proud boys

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