Weekly Press Release (17/2021)

1 October 2021 1.         On 25th September 2021, National Unity Government (NUG) issued an announcement (10/2921) on illegal activities perpetrated by the military council on the land, buildings and properties owned by the general public and land, buildings, properties and holding of the State. In it:       –     It was reiterated that according to the…

Weekly Press Release (16/2021)

24 September 2021 1.            The Ministry of Human Rights of the National Unity Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar reported recent violations of human rights in Sagaing and Magwe Divisions to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on 19 September 2021. The report described the ruthless clearance operations in Sagaing and…

Weekly Press Release (15/2021)

17 September 2021 1. National Unity Government (NUG) issued a Press Release (14/2021) on 13th September in which the NUG stressed the following points; – That the People’s revolution and uprising against the military council had begun. – That the military council has no interest in finding a peaceful political solution and still clinging onto…

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…

Joint Statement by the Ministry of Women, Youths and Children Affairs & Ministry of Human Rights Affairs of the National Unity Government of Myanmar (3/2021)

13th August 2021 We view that the peaceful protests erupted across prisons – one at Insein prison of Yangon on July 23, 2021 and another at Oh Pho prison of Mandalay on August 8, 2021 on the 33rd anniversary of the 8888 Democracy Uprising – were caused by the junta’s mismanagement, especially of the coronavirus…

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…