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Press Release (14/2021)

13 September 2021 MYANMAR, September 13, 2021. The Myanmar National Unity Government (NUG) announced the people’s defensive revolution against the military junta on September 7, 2021. It issued an order declaring a State of Emergency in the country, closing all government offices for an indefinite period, and a directive outlining the Code of Conduct for…

Press Release (13/2021)

20 August 2021 1. The National Unity Government (NUG) has started selling its Aung Lan Hlwint Chi Spring Lottery on 15 August 2021. People can buy lottery tickets at the official page https://www.facebook.com/nuglottery. The NUG will use 70% of the revenue from lottery sales to support those participating in the civil disobedience movement (CDM) and…

Weekly Press Release (10/2021)

30 July 2021 1. The NUG Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration has made the statement 2/2021 regarding the situation of prisoners (24 July 2021). The Ministry calls for the provision of health services for prisoners in accordance with fundamental human rights and an immediate stop to violent oppression against prisoners. The authorities are warned…

Weekly Press Release (7/2021)

8 July 2021 The National Unity Government (NUG) has announced its position on international humanitarian assistance in Myanmar so that international organizations can cooperate with the NUG and its Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management and develop more effective ways for humanitarian aid. 1 The NUG Ministry of Human Rights has released information regarding…

Weekly Press Release (8/2021)

16 July 2021 The Privatization Commission under the terrorist military junta is planning to sell off 23 state-owned properties by open tender. The NUG Ministry of Planning, Finance and Investment is advising no one to buy them as such action is not lawful. In its statement (5/2021)1 of 9 July 2021, the Ministry has warned…

Press Release (5/2021)

June 17, 2021 1. The National Unity Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar announced the announcement No:5/20211 on 13 June 2021 that the security forces of the military set fire to and destroyed both an ambulance and a supply of humanitarian aid near the base of Lwe Yin Mingalar hill in Western…

Press Release (4/2021)

June 10, 2021 1. The National Unity Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar established the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, and the Ministry of Electricity and Energy. The Union Ministers for respective ministries are appointed and approved by the Committee Representing Pyidaungsu Hluttaw (CRPH).i 2. On 7…

Press Release (3/2021)

June 3, 2021 The National Unity Government has adopted the seals, policies, and programmes of the 13 ministries. The official website of the National Unity Government https://nugmyanmar.org is now launched. It has web pages for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of International Cooperation, the Ministry of Health, and the Ministry of Human Rights….

Press Statement (1/2021)

May 30, 2021 1. The National Unity Government is taking every step to cooperate with the International Court of Justice, the world’s highest court, and, by that, toensure that we comply with Myanmar’s international legal obligations. We are very concerned about the difficult situation of the Rohingya especiallywho fled to Bangladesh in 2016-17. 2. It…