Another two protesters killed in Myanmar city of Yangon - witness

by Reuters
Wednesday, 3 March 2021 12:43 GMT

March 3 (Reuters) - Another two protesters were killed on Wednesday in the Myanmar city of Yangon as the security forces opened fire on opponents of a Feb. 1 military coup, a witness said, taking the death toll for the day to at least 13.

"I heard so much continuous firing. I lay down on the ground, they shoot a lot and I saw two people killed on the spot," protester Kaung Pyae Sone Tun, 23, told Reuters.

(Reporting by Reuters staff Writing by Robert Birsel; Editing by Andrew Heavens)

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