Six months after coup, political, rights and aid crisis in Myanmar deepens

Speaking to UN News, the organization’s top humanitarian aid official in Myanmar, Humanitarian Coordinator and Acting Resident Ramanathan Balakrishnan, described how people have been severely affected across the country since the takeover. power of the junta on February 1. “The situation in the country is now characterized by instability and deterioration of the socio-economic and security situation and to add …

Six months after coup, political, rights and aid crisis in Myanmar deepens |

Speaking to UN News, the organization’s top official in helping BurmaHumanitarian Coordinator and Acting Resident Ramanathan Balakrishnan described how people have been severely affected across the country since the junta took power on February 1. #Myanmar humanitarian update: ▶ ️ More than 220,000 people displaced by conflict and insecurity since February 1. ▶ ️Thousands more impacted by recent floods. ▶ …