To mark the one-month anniversary of the launch of one of the biggest demonstrations since the coup and a national strike, activists in posts on social media urged people to join a car convoy protest.
Opposing the military takeover of the state, Myanmar citizens have staged protests across the country while putting their lives at risk.
The program grants immigrants who cannot return to their countries safely, for reasons such as natural disasters or armed conflict, the ability to stay and work in the United States legally for a defined period that can be renewed.
Defiant anti-coup protesters return to cities and towns after deadliest day of junta's crackdown in which nearly 40 people were killed, with global powers condemning the "brutal violence".
The decision announced on the state television comes a day after the country's envoy to the United Nations Kyaw Moe Tun urged the international body to use "any means necessary" to stop the February 1 military coup.
Much of the country has been in open revolt since troops deposed civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi on February 1, with disparate strands of Myanmar society uniting to protest against a return to military rule.
During a rare special session, the UN Human Rights Council adopted a resolution calling for all persons "arbitrarily detained" following a military coup in Myanmar to be released and the "restoration of the elected government".
Protestors on the streets of Yangon are creative, passionate, aware, and in no mood to go home.
Opponents of Myanmar's military coup have vowed to continue non-violent action in the face of bans on big gatherings, night curfews and road closures after the biggest demonstrations in more than a decade.
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing says an election will be held and power handed to winning party, in a rare national address, as anti-coup protesters hit streets nationwide.
At least three people arrested at the first street protest against this week’s military ouster of Aung San Suu Kyi’s elected administration. The arrests were confirmed by student activists from three groups based in Mandalay and Yangon.
Statement issued in the name of executive members of Aung San Suu Kyi’s party says authorities began raiding their offices in Mandalay and other regions and seized documents and laptop computers.
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