Jailed Myanmar politician Nyan Win dies from COVID

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A warning – this report shows some distressing images.

A rapid new wave of infections has suddenly spread across Myanmar, leaving the country’s medical infrastructure on the verge of collapse.
A high-profile victim – senior adviser and spokesman for the National League for Democracy, or NLD, has died in jail after contracting the coronavirus.
Nyan Win was jailed after the military coup that overthrew Aung San Suu Kyi’s party in February.

Al Jazeera’s Tony Cheng reports.

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Comments

MsDboyy says:

I have no doubt that the military regime in Burma is literally intentionally infecting political prisoners with Covid in order to kill them 🤷‍♂️ That wouldn’t even be as bad as other things that we already know they have done 🙄 Free Burma Now ! 🚩🚩🚩

Hein Thuya Htet says:

We are not exaggerating . These are the true situations happing in our daily life. The military is using the COVID -19 as a weapon to weaken the revolution.

George Sagwe says:

So devastating,the man sitting holding phone.God touch souls in Jesus name

Hamood Alkhateeb says:

This is not Win at all

khin0112 says:

It's the Communist party up north is the fault of this..(don't mind my grammar)

Chris clark says:

Man covid is quite convenient to get rid of ppl

Rezwan Roni says:

Do you remember what you did with Rohingya Muslim?

Doogie Chen says:

CCP CHINA INTENTIONALLY RELEASED THE ARMY OF WUHAN VIRUSES TO THE WORLD.

Ben Dover says:

Guess he's Nyan lost

goose gander says:

Currently there are 18 card-carrying members of the communist party in the NSA.

Adne 18 says:

Poor country Myanmar & Laos in Asean

AR says:

That honestly looks like a murder scene

Dream Sower says:

I'm sending my love and prayers to Myanmar. Please stay strong and safe! 💜🙏🏻

Sumi Aldebary says:

Lies over lies

Pub Comrad says:

The CCP 🇨🇳 must stop exporting illicit drugs to neighbouring countries,
– including Myanmar 🇲🇲, by means of Mekong river.

Last Chang says:

The world must make sure Chinese🇨🇳 Xi Jinping won't get away for starting this pandemic.

Klara Torres Meyer says:

😢🙏🙏🙏😢

Günther Gartenmann says:

RIP most memeable name in myanmar

ChazO The Abominal Smokeman says:

Murdered…

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