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Myanmar's Security Forces Intensify Efforts To Squash Opposition Protesters

More demonstrators were killed by security forces in Myanmar on Friday. Opposition to the Feb. 1 coup that ousted Aung San Suu Kyi’s democratically-elected government remains strong.

But as NPR’s Michael Sullivan reports from neighboring Thailand, security forces are intensifying their efforts to squash it, with more than 200 protesters killed so far.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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