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Myanmar's UN ambassador pleads for immediate global action to help overturn coup

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Myanmar envoy Kyaw Moe Tun breaks ranks, urges 'strongest possible' UN action against military coup Myanmar's permanent representative to the United Nations on Friday urged the international community to take the .strongest possible action. to end the jun
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Myanmar's United Nations ambassador defied the country's army on Friday and issued an impassioned plea at the UN General Assembly for immediate international action to help overturn the military coup.

Kyaw Moe Tun, remaining loyal to the civilian government ousted on February 1, delivered a dramatic speech while addressing the assembly on Friday.

"We need further strongest possible action from the international community to immediately end the military coup, to stop oppressing the innocent people, to return the state power to the people and to restore the democracy," he said.

    The diplomat received a rare round of applause from his UN colleagues at the end of the speech.

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