Citizens are laying out traditional dolls, known as “Pyit Taing Htaung”, as their stand-ins, rather than protesting through physically gathering.
Security forces in Myanmar shot dead at least 10 people yesterday during a protest against the military’s coup.
On January 30th, India suspended mobile internet services in three areas around Delhi, the capital, in response to hunger strikes by farmers. The hunger strike was timed to coincide with Mahatma Gandhi’s anniversary of death.
At 6 a.m. on Wednesday, thousands of Trump supporters gathered around The Ellipse in Washington D.C. to prepare for a pro-Trump rally. When Trump stepped on stage, he told the massive crowd, “after this, we’re going to walk down . . . to the Capitol and we are going to cheer on our brave senators and congressmen and women.” After Trump concluded his speech an hour later, his followers stormed toward the Capitol.