Myanmar's minorities to protest in show of unity against coup

(Reuters) – Members of Myanmar ethnic groups will protest on Saturday in a show of opposition to the coup that ousted the government of Aung San Suu Kyi, despite some misgivings about her commitment to their aspirations for autonomy, organisers said. Protests against the Feb. 1 coup that overthrew the elected government of the veteran democracy campaigner have taken place across the diverse country, despite a military promise to hold a new election and hand power to the winner. A young woman protester died on Friday after being shot in the head last week as police dispersed a crowd in the capi…

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