Military takes power in Myanmar, Aung San Suu Kyi detained

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Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior figures from the ruling party have been detained in an early morning raid.

The military declares a state of emergency following days of escalating tension between the civilian government and the powerful military, which claims the November election was tainted by fraud.

Al Jazeera’s Victoria Gatenby reports.

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