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Why is Australia so soft in its response to the military coup in Myanmar

March 12, 2021

Peter Boyle speaks to Greens MP Jamie Parker about why the Australian government was so tardy in taking action against the military coup regime; about the new generation leading the Civil Disobedience Movement; and the prospects for a return to civilian government and unity between the various ethnic groups in Burma.

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See also

* Pressure mounts on Australian mining companies in Myanmar

*Keep the Streets: Coup, Crisis, and Capital in Myanmar

* Regional Solidarity with the people of Burma

Myanmar: Australian mining companies put profit ahead of human rights and democracy

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