March 22, 2021

The European Union has slapped asset freezes and visa bans on 11 members of the Burmese junta linked to the military coup on February 1 and a brutal crackdown on protesters, reports the Telegraph.

“After seven weeks of delay, the EU finally announces its action against the military in response to the coup. 11 members of the military can no longer take holidays in EU member states. Pathetic,” tweeted Mark Farmaner, director of Burma Campaign UK.

Read Telegraph article (behind paywall)

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