US slaps sanctions on 2 more Myanmar junta leaders


Police officers stand guard outside the US embassy during a protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, yesterday. The United States has announced sanctions against two more leaders of the newly ruling State Administrative Council, General Maung Maung Kyaw and Lieutenant General Moe Myint Tun. – EPA pic, February 23, 2021.

THE United States yesterday announced sanctions against two more leaders of Myanmar’s junta and warned of further action as hundreds of thousands defiantly rallied for the restoration of the nation’s democracy.

The United States said it was blocking any US property and suspending the entry into the country of two members of the newly ruling State Administrative Council – General Maung Maung Kyaw, who commands the air force, and Lieutenant General Moe Myint Tun.


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