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Myanmar students face charges over internet shutdown protest: student union

Posted On: Feb 24, 2020   |   Posted By: National Post

YANGON - A Myanmar student union said on Monday police were seeking to press charges against nine of its members for organizing a protest against an eight-month-long internet shutdown in the restive west of the country.

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