#Army

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Suu Kyi and several leaders of her party were arrested in the first week of February, soon after the military coup seizing power in Myanmar. (Photo credit: AP/PTI)

  • The two charges relate to violation of communations law, as well as intent to incite public unrest
  • The leader is currently situated in Naypyidaw, an isolated city previously built by the Army
  •  Aroudn 18 people on Sunday died from police firing

21 Feburary.Naypyitaw, Myanmar (Burma)
The security forces in Myanmar have, in recent days, steadily increased violent crackdown upon peaceful protestors following civil disobedience movement. (Photo credit: AP/PTI)

  • Tatmadaw True News Information Team was removed for 'repeated violations of community standards' 
  • The social media giant has, in recent years, banned hundreds of army-affiliated pages on its platform
  • A military coup on February 1 deposed the democratically elected leaders, including Aun San Suu Kyi

10 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Kiren Rijiju sang for the men of 62 Engineer Regiment. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@KirenRijiju)

  • "I'm not a singer but I proudly sang for our brave jawans!", Rijiju tweeted
  • The video has gathered more than 88,000 views and tons of comments
  • Adnan Sami comments, "Kya baat! Love your spirit!!"

3 Feburary.Bamako, Mali
Ten troops were killed in Mali's troubled central region on early Wednesday. (Photo Credit: Representational/ Unsplash)

  • The 10 bodies had been brought back to the airport in Sevare, near the town of Mopti, by a helicopter
  • Group to Support Islam and Muslims carried the attack, claimed Tadayt, a propaganda outlet close to Al-Qaeda
  • The attack is the latest in a brutal conflict that has been raging in Mali since 2012

31 January.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Union Finance Minister will present the Union Budget on Monday. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Rs 4,71,000 crore was allocated for the defence budget, last year
  • Defence sector has made emergency purchases of over $2 billion since June 2020
  • According to reports, the 2021-22 defence budget might touch Rs 6 lakh crore mark

30 January.Myanmar (Burma)
Myanmar's military on Saturday vowed to abide by the country's constitution. (Photo credit: Representative image/PTI)

  • The Myanmar army for weeks alleged widespread irregularities in November's election
  • Tensions were ramped up Tuesday when a military spokesman refused to rule out the possibility of a coup
  • The last time the Myanmar saw its constitution revoked was in 1988

27 January.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The Pentagon made the announcement on Tuesday. (Picture credits: Representational image/Unsplash)

  • Female soldiers will now be able to grow their hair long, and don earrings
  • In the past, women had to tie their hair in buns, which many said was uncomfortable
  • A broadening of styles especially accommodates African American female soldiers

25 January.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Around 100,000 Indian and Chinese soldiers are deployed in eastern Ladakh amid continuing military talks. (Photo Credit: Representational/ PTI)

  • The Indian and Chinese armies held the ninth round of talks on Sunday
  • The outcome of the meeting is not yet known
  • According to the sources, India insisted that China should carry forward the disengagement of troops in Ladakh

24 January.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Colonel Mohatsim Hyder Chaudhary will lead the Bangladesh tri-service contingent. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ANI)

  • The Bangladesh Army will lead the contingent constituting the first six rows
  • Next four rows will have members from Bangladesh Navy and Air Force
  •  Bangladesh is participating in the Republic Day parade to mark 50 years of the Bangladesh Liberation War

18 January.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
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