Press Releases

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

To those who are celebrating, may this holiday bring you happiness, kindness, and warmth. This is the day to show thanks for all the good that we have seen and received so far. While our people and nation have suffered greatly, we must take time to reflect and give...

The NUG welcomes the new US Government sanctions

The NUG welcomes the new US Government sanctions

The NUG welcomes yet another round of sanctions imposed by the US government on the second anniversary of last general election, 8th November. The new additions to the sanctions list are one individual, Kyaw Min Oo and one entity, Sky Aviator Company Limited. Kyaw Min...

The NUG welcomes the new EU sanctions

The NUG welcomes the new EU sanctions

The NUG welcomes the new EU sanctions on 19 individuals and on the State Administration Council (SAC) itself. These new sanctions target individual members of the military, arms brokers, and business cronies such as Tay Za, Aung Moe Myint, Naing Htut Aung, and the SAC...

The Second Anniversary of the 2020 Elections in Myanmar

The Second Anniversary of the 2020 Elections in Myanmar

The brave people of Myanmar spoke loud and clear through a free, fair, and democratic multiparty generation election held on the 8th of November 2020. This was only the second truly democratic election in Myanmar since the military unilaterally annulled the results of...

International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists

International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists

The 2nd of November marks the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists. The protection for journalists is fundamental for safeguarding freedom of expression. Myanmar is now ranked 176th out of 180 countries in the Reporters Without Borders...

Condolences for the Air Strike Victims in Hpakant, Kachin State

Condolences for the Air Strike Victims in Hpakant, Kachin State

We join our Kachin brothers and sisters in their grief on this tragic day. The junta conducted an airstrike with 3 fighter jets in Hpakant, Kachin State on 23 October 2022, targeting a Kachin Independence Organization music festival held to celebrate the 62nd...

Dr. Sasa’s Address to International Church Representatives

Dr. Sasa’s Address to International Church Representatives

It has been almost 2 years since the military coup overtook our beloved country, and since then, the innocent 54 million people of our country have been living under the captivity of terror and darkness. More than 2,000 people have been killed, thousands of people...

Dr.Sasa Welcomes the European Parliamentary Resolution

Dr.Sasa Welcomes the European Parliamentary Resolution

The National Unity Government (NUG) welcomes the European Parliament’s 4th resolution on Myanmar to strongly condemn the genocidal military junta and support the NUG with the aim of ensuring a democratic future for Myanmar. The resolution recognizes the unlawful...

Full Moon of Thadingyut Wishes From Dr. Sasa

Full Moon of Thadingyut Wishes From Dr. Sasa

Full Moon of Thadingyut means the festival of light, the celebration of the light of love, the celebration of the light of freedom, the celebration of the light of hope and peace. This special festival of light, Thadingyut is a very special occasion for the people of...

Welcomes the new round of sanctions imposed by the US government

Welcomes the new round of sanctions imposed by the US government

The NUG welcomes a new wave of sanctions imposed by the US government. These new sanctions target Dynasty International, and its directors Aung Moe Myint, Hlaing Moe Myint & Myo Thitsar. These sanctions will help disrupt arms supplies to the Myanmar junta which...

Statement regarding the protests in iran

Statement regarding the protests in iran

As the protests of the Iranian people grow ever stronger, the people of Myanmar stand shoulder to shoulder with the people of Iran in their struggle against dictatorship, oppression, and ruthless senseless violence. Like Myanmar, Iran, in her long and illustrious...

Condolences to the people of Nong Bua Lam Phu, Thailand

Condolences to the people of Nong Bua Lam Phu, Thailand

It is with a heavy heart, and deep sadness that we have heard of the horrific act of violence committed in Nong Bua Lam Phu. Any senseless killing of innocent civilians is a terrible crime and a great loss, however the slaying of dozens of children in a care centre,...