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Solidarity with Myanmar. Protests turned lethal again, at least three dead. Police fired tear gas, flash bangs, and bullets into a daytime protest crowd.
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Protesters make barriers and take cover behind a vehicle from police fire. This footage is war footage.
In a moment recognizable to protesters regardless of language, protesters begin to run but then realize their mistake. They use handle signals to make everyone stop, regroup, and tighten up.
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A bird’s eye view of protester’s fleeing the scene. Legions of Myanmar police march in pursuit.
It’s clearly hot in Myanmar, we all know how much more tear gas burns in the heat. I see no gas masks. They keep going despite the wounded and dead. I see photos of umbrella lines and dumpster barricades.
Police have all but backed out, the military has entirely moved in. Full infantry march in the streets. Myanmar has their own fed war, but it’s Portland’s worst fear: they are shooting into the crowd with real bullets.
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Myanmar protesters have developed a series of barricades and shields to withstand fire from government forces. Portlanders will definitely recognize some moves. At any point it could switch to bullets.
Today’s death toll in Myanmar looks to be 16
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Not many have seen this important footage and I think it needs seen. A neighbor above saw this senseless death, how comrades risked their lives to stay and carry out. There is so much gunfire.
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Another bird’s eye view (I suspect these are all taken from apartment windows, and this is all around citizen homes). Police celebrate after taking a successful (?) shot. Psychopathy
For those who would like to see more (it is incredibly bloody) important hashtags are #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar and #MilkTeaAlliance. The Milk Tea Alliance is between freedom fighters in Myanmar, Thailand, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. They’re all supporting each other in the cause.

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