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Myanmar Crisis

Armoured vehicles deployed to major Myanmar cities after mass protests

Several journalists detained, soldiers surrounding Yangon airport Sunday night

An armoured vehicle rides on a street during a protest against the military coup, in Yangon, Myanmar, Feb. 14.   © Reuters

Security forces in Myanmar opened fire to disperse protesters at a power plant on Sunday and armoured vehicles rolled into major cities as the new army rulers faced a ninth day of anti-coup demonstrations that saw hundreds of thousands on the streets.

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