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Tensions Escalate in Myanmar

Clip: 03/01/2021 | 2m | Video has closed captioning.

This weekend saw another brutal escalation in the crackdown on protesters in Myanmar, as people returned to the streets to protest the military coup. According to the United Nations, state security forces killed at least 18 protesters. The U.N.’s Special Envoy on Myanmar is Christine Schraner Burgener, and she joins the show from Switzerland.

Aired: 03/01/21

Rating: NR

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