Myanmar frees more than 600 detained in coup protests

Yangon - We released 360 men and 268 women from Insein prison today,” a senior official said.



By AFP

Published: Wed 24 Mar 2021, 9:30 AM

Myanmar on Wednesday freed more than 600 people detained in anti-junta protests, a senior prison official told AFP.

“We released 360 men and 268 women from Insein prison today,” a senior official from the jail told AFP, on condition of anonymity.

Photo: Reuters
Photo: Reuters

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