#Min Aung Hlaing

12 Feburary.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Demonstration outside the Myanmar embassy against the military coup. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • The United States on Thursday announced sanctions on the leaders of Myanmar's junta
  • Treasury Department said it was blocking US assets with 10 current or former military officials
  • Secretary of State Antony Blinken renewed calls on the military regime to relinquish power

10 Feburary.Bangkok, Thailand
Demonstrators display three-fingered salute, a symbol of resistance at an intersection in Yangon, in Myanmar. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Thai PM Prayuth Chan-ocha received a letter from Myanmar’s new junta leader seeking help
  • On February 1, junta leader overthrew elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi and detained her
  • He alleged Suu Kyi of fraud in an election last year that her party won in a landslide