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Myanmar's coup and the muffled media

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The state-controlled Global New Light of Myanmar has not reported on the casualties but has faithfully published every word uttered by coup leader Min Aung Hlaing. (Nikkei montage from The Global New Light of Myanmar's website)

Richard Borsuk is a journalist based in Singapore. He is co-author of "Liem Sioe Liong's Salim Group: The Business Pillar of Suharto's Indonesia."

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