Myanmar coup: Reports of police firing rubber bullets at protesters

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    Security forces fired rubber bullets and tear gas at anti-#coup protesters in #Myanmar on Tuesday as demonstrators around the country defied a military ban on rallies. #Protests erupted for a fourth straight day against last week’s coup to oust civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, as international condemnation of the putsch grew.

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