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Myanmar military seizes power, detains Aung San Suu Kyi

Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1.   REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Shwedagon pagoda is seen in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Shwedagon pagoda is seen in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Shwedagon pagoda is seen in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Myanmar soldiers are seen inside City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar soldiers are seen inside City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar soldiers are seen inside City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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People line up outside a bank branch in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

People line up outside a bank branch in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

People line up outside a bank branch in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Myanmar soldiers look on they stand inside Yangon city hall after they occupied the building, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar soldiers look on they stand inside Yangon city hall after they occupied the building, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar soldiers look on they stand inside Yangon city hall after they occupied the building, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Buddhist monks walk past Sule pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Buddhist monks walk past Sule pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Buddhist monks walk past Sule pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Myanmar military vehicles are seen inside Myanmar's national television office in Yangon, Myanmar February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar military vehicles are seen inside Myanmar's national television office in Yangon, Myanmar February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar military vehicles are seen inside Myanmar's national television office in Yangon, Myanmar February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Myanmar military vehicles are seen inside City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar military vehicles are seen inside City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar military vehicles are seen inside City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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People wave flags as they ride on a vehicle in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1.   Aye Min Thant via REUTERS

People wave flags as they ride on a vehicle in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. Aye Min Thant via REUTERS

People wave flags as they ride on a vehicle in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. Aye Min Thant via REUTERS
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A man prays in front of Sule pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar in the early morning, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

A man prays in front of Sule pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar in the early morning, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

A man prays in front of Sule pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar in the early morning, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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A cyclist passes the regional government office in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

A cyclist passes the regional government office in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

A cyclist passes the regional government office in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Police vehicles are seen lined up in Yangon, Myanmar February 1.   The Road/via REUTERS

Police vehicles are seen lined up in Yangon, Myanmar February 1. The Road/via REUTERS

Police vehicles are seen lined up in Yangon, Myanmar February 1. The Road/via REUTERS
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A view of an almost empty road in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1.   Nuushi/via REUTERS

A view of an almost empty road in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. Nuushi/via REUTERS

A view of an almost empty road in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. Nuushi/via REUTERS
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Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers stand guard at a Myanmar's military checkpoint on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Myanmar military vehicles are seen inside City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar military vehicles are seen inside City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar military vehicles are seen inside City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1, 2021. REUTERS/Stringer NO RESALES NO ARCHIVES

Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1, 2021. REUTERS/Stringer NO RESALES NO ARCHIVES

Myanmar's military checkpoint is seen on the way to the congress compound in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, February 1, 2021. REUTERS/Stringer NO RESALES NO ARCHIVES
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Myanmar soldiers look on as they stand inside Yangon city hall after they occupied the building, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar soldiers look on as they stand inside Yangon city hall after they occupied the building, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer

Myanmar soldiers look on as they stand inside Yangon city hall after they occupied the building, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 1. REUTERS/Stringer
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