School’s out for Myanmar students defying junta threats

About This Source - FRANCE 24 English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

Recent from FRANCE 24 English:

  • Euro 2021: Moore heads Wales to 1-1 draw with Switzerland
  • Euro 2021: England take on Croatia on Sunday
  • Belgium beat Russia in comfortable start to Euro 2021
  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “School’s out for Myanmar students defying junta threats” – below is their description.

    Schools in #Myanmar will open on Tuesday for the first time since the #military seized power, but teachers and students are set to defy the junta’s calls for full classrooms in a show of #resistance. FRANCE 24’s Philippe Sherwell tells us more.

    FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: France

    France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

    6 Recent Items: France

  • Euro 2021: Moore heads Wales to 1-1 draw with Switzerland
  • Euro 2021: England take on Croatia on Sunday
  • Belgium beat Russia in comfortable start to Euro 2021
  • Euro 2021: Denmark game overshadowed by Eriksen collapse as Finns win 1-0
  • “All our thoughts and prayers are with Christian”, says Denmark coach after Eriksen collapse
  • Finland beats Denmark at Euro 2021 after Eriksen’s collapse
  • In This Story: Myanmar

    Myanmar (formerly Burma) is a Southeast Asian nation of more than 100 ethnic groups, bordering India, Bangladesh, China, Laos and Thailand. Yangon (formerly Rangoon), the country’s largest city, is home to bustling markets, numerous parks and lakes, and the towering, gilded Shwedagon Pagoda, which contains Buddhist relics and dates to the 6th century.

    2 Recent Items: Myanmar

  • Secretary-General/G7, Central America, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 Jun 2021)
  • LIVE: Myanmar Junta Formally Charges Aung San Suu Kyi With Corruption | Top News
  • Leave a Comment