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# Mandalay

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Myanmar police escalate crackdown on coup protesters
Demonstrators had sought to assemble in Yangon and Mandalay.
'We will fight against them until we win': Protests swell in Myanmar in defiance of military threats
Factories, workplaces and shops were closed across the country today in response to the call for a nationwide strike.
Two protestors shot and killed in Myanmar by riot police
The shootings occurred in Myanmar’s second-biggest city, Mandalay, earlier today.
Tensions mount in Myanmar as protesters step in to prevent arrest of anti-coup activists
Demonstrators continue to defy the military authorities.
Thousands of people rally against military coup in Myanmar demanding release of Suu Kyi
Yesterday, new military authorities cut most access to the internet, making Twitter and Instagram inaccessible.
'Not a good idea': Johnson recites a colonial-era poem in sacred Myanmar temple
The United Kingdom occupied Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, for the best part of a century.
Strong quake strikes Myanmar, death toll rises
The earthquake measured 6.8 on the scale, according to the USGS.