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Myanmar is on the brink of collapse. Its armed forces are continuing a brutal crackdown—arresting, torturing and killing protesters—as Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s de-facto leader, is detained. Our experts answer your questions.
00:00 – What will happen to Aung San Suu Kyi?
02:15 – What are India and China doing?
03:37 – Should the West intervene?
05:25 – What’s happening to the Rohingya refugees?
07:16 – How will Myanmar’s neighbours be affected?
08:44 – Will civil war break out?
10:36 – Can the protesters win?
12:05 – Will Myanmar become a failed state?
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Myanmar could be on the brink of collapse: https://econ.st/2SamuTP
Will Myanmar be Asia’s next failed state?: https://econ.st/3ezGXZM
Read an account of what’s happening inside Myanmar: https://econ.st/32VgdNP”