Students jailed after police violence in 2015 say the election of a military hardliner as Burma’s new vice president could spell a revision to the country’s political reforms.
Four education activists jailed in central Burma since March have been transferred to hospital in Rangoon.
Detained student activists ended nearly three weeks of hunger striking yesterday, following calls from influential political leaders and organisations.
Student activist Yadana Su Po Khine, also known as Po Po, has been released on bail by a court in Rangoon.
A student has been detained for his involvement in a protest in which hundreds of students demanded the resignation of military MPs in Burma’s parliament.
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