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US Secretary of State Blinken: we are horrified by blood shed by Myanmar security forces

“We were horrified by the blood shed by the Myanmar security forces, the junta sacrificing people’s lives to serve the minority,” Blinken said on his Twitter account. found the assessment.

Expressing his condolences to the families of those who lost their lives as a result of the intervention of the security forces, Blinken stated that the brave people of Myanmar rejected the army’s reign of terror.

In Myanmar, 114 people died as a result of the armed intervention of the security forces in the protests against the military coup and the detention of elected government members on 27 March.


The Myanmar army seized the administration on February 1, after the allegations of fraud in the November 8, 2020 elections and the rise of political tension in the country. The army detained many officials and ruling party leaders, including the country’s de facto leader and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Çii, and declared a state of emergency for a year. The people of Myanmar started demonstrations on February 6, demanding a return to democracy.

Over 400 demonstrators lost their lives in the armed intervention of the security forces. While large-scale demonstrations continue in the country, high-ranking government officials in custody continue to be tried in a military court.


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