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A Thai pro-democracy protestor confront riot police in Bangkok on February 1, 2021, in the area where Myanmar migrants were demonstrating after Myanmar's military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
A Thai pro-democracy protestor confront riot police in Bangkok on February 1, 2021, in the area where Myanmar migrants were demonstrating after Myanmar's military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
Traffic cone flies as anti-Thai government protesters clash with riot police after showing up at a rally for Myanmar's democracy outside the embassy, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Traffic cone flies as anti-Thai government protesters clash with riot police after showing up at a rally for Myanmar's democracy outside the embassy, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
The National League for Democracy flag is seen on a face mask of a Myanmar activist during a protest outside the United Nations University building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021, after Myanmar's military seized power in a bloodless coup and detaining democratically elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi as it imposed a one-year state of emergency. AFP
The National League for Democracy flag is seen on a face mask of a Myanmar activist during a protest outside the United Nations University building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021, after Myanmar's military seized power in a bloodless coup and detaining democratically elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi as it imposed a one-year state of emergency. AFP
 A member of Myanmar community in Japan holds up a torn picture of Myanmar's military chief Min Aung Hlaing during a protest held in front of the United Nations University in Tokyo, Japan, 01 February 2021. EPA
A member of Myanmar community in Japan holds up a torn picture of Myanmar's military chief Min Aung Hlaing during a protest held in front of the United Nations University in Tokyo, Japan, 01 February 2021. EPA
Burmese living in Thailand shout slogans during a protest in front of the Myanmar Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Burmese living in Thailand shout slogans during a protest in front of the Myanmar Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
NLD supporters shout slogans in front of the Myanmar embassy during a rally after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
NLD supporters shout slogans in front of the Myanmar embassy during a rally after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Burmese living in Thailand set a fire on a picture of Myanmar military Commander-in-Chief Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing during a protest in front of the Myanmar Embassy, in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Burmese living in Thailand set a fire on a picture of Myanmar military Commander-in-Chief Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing during a protest in front of the Myanmar Embassy, in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Supporter wearing an NLD party-themed mask holds a picture of leader Aung San Suu Kyi in front of Myanmar's embassy during a rally after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Supporter wearing an NLD party-themed mask holds a picture of leader Aung San Suu Kyi in front of Myanmar's embassy during a rally after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Protester wearing 'Free Burma' headwear rallies against Myanmar's military after it seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, at United Nations University in Tokyo, Japan February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Protester wearing 'Free Burma' headwear rallies against Myanmar's military after it seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, at United Nations University in Tokyo, Japan February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Myanmar activists chant slogans and hold a National League for Democracy flag during a protest outside the United Nations University building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021, after Myanmar's military seized power in a bloodless coup and detaining democratically elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi as it imposed a one-year state of emergency. AFP
Myanmar activists chant slogans and hold a National League for Democracy flag during a protest outside the United Nations University building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021, after Myanmar's military seized power in a bloodless coup and detaining democratically elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi as it imposed a one-year state of emergency. AFP
A portrait of Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi is seen on a bag as Myanmar activists protest outside the United Nations university building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021. AFP
A portrait of Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi is seen on a bag as Myanmar activists protest outside the United Nations university building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021. AFP
Protester steps on a picture of Myanmar's army chief Min Aung Hlaing, outside Myanmar's embassy after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Protester steps on a picture of Myanmar's army chief Min Aung Hlaing, outside Myanmar's embassy after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
A group of Myanmar activists hold the portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi during a protest outside UN building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021 following a military coup in the country by a general after arresting civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior officials. AFP
A group of Myanmar activists hold the portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi during a protest outside UN building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021 following a military coup in the country by a general after arresting civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior officials. AFP
People wearing masks against the spread of the coronavirus walk in front of a screen showing the news on Myanmar situation Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, in Tokyo. AFP
People wearing masks against the spread of the coronavirus walk in front of a screen showing the news on Myanmar situation Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, in Tokyo. AFP
Soldiers stand guard on a blockaded road to Myanmar's parliament in Naypyidaw on February 1, 2021, after the military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
Soldiers stand guard on a blockaded road to Myanmar's parliament in Naypyidaw on February 1, 2021, after the military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
A woman walks near the flags of the National League for Democracy party, chaired by Aung San Suu Kyi, decorated along a main road in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. AFP
A woman walks near the flags of the National League for Democracy party, chaired by Aung San Suu Kyi, decorated along a main road in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. AFP
A man walks pass near a poster reading 'We Welcome the Assembly of the Union (national-level bicameral legislature of Myanmar) and new government' displayed at a street at downtown area in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
A man walks pass near a poster reading 'We Welcome the Assembly of the Union (national-level bicameral legislature of Myanmar) and new government' displayed at a street at downtown area in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
People walk next to Yangon City Hall past empty streets in Yangon on February 1, 2021, following reports Myanmar's military has detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in an apparent coup. AFP
People walk next to Yangon City Hall past empty streets in Yangon on February 1, 2021, following reports Myanmar's military has detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in an apparent coup. AFP
Buddhist monks walk begging for alms in Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. AP
Buddhist monks walk begging for alms in Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. AP
People do their morning exercises at the Mahabandula Park Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
People do their morning exercises at the Mahabandula Park Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
A boy pushes a cart with vegetable in a street market Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. AP
A boy pushes a cart with vegetable in a street market Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. AP
People walk next to a water fountain Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
People walk next to a water fountain Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
Myanmar soldier sits inside a military vehicle in front of a Hindu temple in the downtown area, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 2, 2021. REUTERS
Myanmar soldier sits inside a military vehicle in front of a Hindu temple in the downtown area, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 2, 2021. REUTERS
Military soldiers move bags from a truck into Yangon City Hall, in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Military soldiers move bags from a truck into Yangon City Hall, in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Military soldiers move bags from a truck into Yangon City Hall, in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Military soldiers move bags from a truck into Yangon City Hall, in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Buddhist monks walks in front of Sule Pagoda near Yangon city hall in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Buddhist monks walks in front of Sule Pagoda near Yangon city hall in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Supporters onboard a car wave national and military flags Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
Supporters onboard a car wave national and military flags Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
People take exercises at people park near holy Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
People take exercises at people park near holy Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Vehicles make their ways on a road in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Vehicles make their ways on a road in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
A soldier stands guard on a blockaded road to Myanmar's parliament in Naypyidaw on February 1, 2021, after the military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
A soldier stands guard on a blockaded road to Myanmar's parliament in Naypyidaw on February 1, 2021, after the military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
A Thai pro-democracy protestor confront riot police in Bangkok on February 1, 2021, in the area where Myanmar migrants were demonstrating after Myanmar's military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
A Thai pro-democracy protestor confront riot police in Bangkok on February 1, 2021, in the area where Myanmar migrants were demonstrating after Myanmar's military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
Traffic cone flies as anti-Thai government protesters clash with riot police after showing up at a rally for Myanmar's democracy outside the embassy, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Traffic cone flies as anti-Thai government protesters clash with riot police after showing up at a rally for Myanmar's democracy outside the embassy, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
The National League for Democracy flag is seen on a face mask of a Myanmar activist during a protest outside the United Nations University building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021, after Myanmar's military seized power in a bloodless coup and detaining democratically elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi as it imposed a one-year state of emergency. AFP
The National League for Democracy flag is seen on a face mask of a Myanmar activist during a protest outside the United Nations University building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021, after Myanmar's military seized power in a bloodless coup and detaining democratically elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi as it imposed a one-year state of emergency. AFP
 A member of Myanmar community in Japan holds up a torn picture of Myanmar's military chief Min Aung Hlaing during a protest held in front of the United Nations University in Tokyo, Japan, 01 February 2021. EPA
A member of Myanmar community in Japan holds up a torn picture of Myanmar's military chief Min Aung Hlaing during a protest held in front of the United Nations University in Tokyo, Japan, 01 February 2021. EPA
Burmese living in Thailand shout slogans during a protest in front of the Myanmar Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Burmese living in Thailand shout slogans during a protest in front of the Myanmar Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
NLD supporters shout slogans in front of the Myanmar embassy during a rally after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
NLD supporters shout slogans in front of the Myanmar embassy during a rally after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Burmese living in Thailand set a fire on a picture of Myanmar military Commander-in-Chief Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing during a protest in front of the Myanmar Embassy, in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Burmese living in Thailand set a fire on a picture of Myanmar military Commander-in-Chief Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing during a protest in front of the Myanmar Embassy, in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Supporter wearing an NLD party-themed mask holds a picture of leader Aung San Suu Kyi in front of Myanmar's embassy during a rally after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Supporter wearing an NLD party-themed mask holds a picture of leader Aung San Suu Kyi in front of Myanmar's embassy during a rally after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Protester wearing 'Free Burma' headwear rallies against Myanmar's military after it seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, at United Nations University in Tokyo, Japan February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Protester wearing 'Free Burma' headwear rallies against Myanmar's military after it seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, at United Nations University in Tokyo, Japan February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Myanmar activists chant slogans and hold a National League for Democracy flag during a protest outside the United Nations University building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021, after Myanmar's military seized power in a bloodless coup and detaining democratically elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi as it imposed a one-year state of emergency. AFP
Myanmar activists chant slogans and hold a National League for Democracy flag during a protest outside the United Nations University building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021, after Myanmar's military seized power in a bloodless coup and detaining democratically elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi as it imposed a one-year state of emergency. AFP
A portrait of Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi is seen on a bag as Myanmar activists protest outside the United Nations university building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021. AFP
A portrait of Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi is seen on a bag as Myanmar activists protest outside the United Nations university building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021. AFP
Protester steps on a picture of Myanmar's army chief Min Aung Hlaing, outside Myanmar's embassy after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Protester steps on a picture of Myanmar's army chief Min Aung Hlaing, outside Myanmar's embassy after the military seized power from a democratically elected civilian government and arrested its leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in Bangkok, Thailand February 1, 2021. REUTERS
A group of Myanmar activists hold the portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi during a protest outside UN building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021 following a military coup in the country by a general after arresting civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior officials. AFP
A group of Myanmar activists hold the portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi during a protest outside UN building in Tokyo on February 1, 2021 following a military coup in the country by a general after arresting civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior officials. AFP
People wearing masks against the spread of the coronavirus walk in front of a screen showing the news on Myanmar situation Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, in Tokyo. AFP
People wearing masks against the spread of the coronavirus walk in front of a screen showing the news on Myanmar situation Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, in Tokyo. AFP
Soldiers stand guard on a blockaded road to Myanmar's parliament in Naypyidaw on February 1, 2021, after the military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
Soldiers stand guard on a blockaded road to Myanmar's parliament in Naypyidaw on February 1, 2021, after the military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
A woman walks near the flags of the National League for Democracy party, chaired by Aung San Suu Kyi, decorated along a main road in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. AFP
A woman walks near the flags of the National League for Democracy party, chaired by Aung San Suu Kyi, decorated along a main road in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. AFP
A man walks pass near a poster reading 'We Welcome the Assembly of the Union (national-level bicameral legislature of Myanmar) and new government' displayed at a street at downtown area in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
A man walks pass near a poster reading 'We Welcome the Assembly of the Union (national-level bicameral legislature of Myanmar) and new government' displayed at a street at downtown area in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
People walk next to Yangon City Hall past empty streets in Yangon on February 1, 2021, following reports Myanmar's military has detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in an apparent coup. AFP
People walk next to Yangon City Hall past empty streets in Yangon on February 1, 2021, following reports Myanmar's military has detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in an apparent coup. AFP
Buddhist monks walk begging for alms in Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. AP
Buddhist monks walk begging for alms in Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. AP
People do their morning exercises at the Mahabandula Park Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
People do their morning exercises at the Mahabandula Park Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
A boy pushes a cart with vegetable in a street market Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. AP
A boy pushes a cart with vegetable in a street market Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. AP
People walk next to a water fountain Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
People walk next to a water fountain Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
Myanmar soldier sits inside a military vehicle in front of a Hindu temple in the downtown area, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 2, 2021. REUTERS
Myanmar soldier sits inside a military vehicle in front of a Hindu temple in the downtown area, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 2, 2021. REUTERS
Military soldiers move bags from a truck into Yangon City Hall, in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Military soldiers move bags from a truck into Yangon City Hall, in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Military soldiers move bags from a truck into Yangon City Hall, in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Military soldiers move bags from a truck into Yangon City Hall, in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Buddhist monks walks in front of Sule Pagoda near Yangon city hall in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Buddhist monks walks in front of Sule Pagoda near Yangon city hall in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Supporters onboard a car wave national and military flags Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
Supporters onboard a car wave national and military flags Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, in Yangon, Myanmar. AP
People take exercises at people park near holy Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
People take exercises at people park near holy Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, 01 February 2021. EPA
Vehicles make their ways on a road in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Vehicles make their ways on a road in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
A soldier stands guard on a blockaded road to Myanmar's parliament in Naypyidaw on February 1, 2021, after the military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
A soldier stands guard on a blockaded road to Myanmar's parliament in Naypyidaw on February 1, 2021, after the military detained the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country's president in a coup. AFP
Choi Won-suk wschoi@koreatimes.co.kr


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