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The Washington Post: Today's World View

Myanmar's junta can't win the civil war it started. Views expressed in this geopolitical news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Accessed on 21 July 2022, 0606 UTC. Content supplied by email subscription to "The Washington Post:  Today's World View." Source: Thanks for joining us today. Russ Roberts ( Developments from Ukraine, global analysis and top reads.       By  Ishaan Tharoor with Sammy Westfall  Email   Myanmar’s junta can’t win the civil war it started Min Aung Hlaing, Myanmar's military commander in chief, inspects officers during a parade in March. (Aung Shine Oo/AP) It has been nearly 18 months since the Myanmar’s junta snuffed out its country’s fledgling democracy . The Feb. 1, 2021, military coup staged by Gen. Min Aung Hlaing led to the arrests and detention of hundreds of elected politicians, including the country