Planning Ministry receives 1st mobile technology centre cars for 8 governorates    Egypt Post achieves financial surplus of EGP 2.1bn in FY 2019/20    Prime Minister Madbouly affirms Egypt's strong support for Libya reconciliation efforts    Egypt, China, Russia discuss manufacturing COVID-19 vaccines    Grand Egyptian Museum receives 3rd Tutankhamun shrine    Egypt's foreign minister lauds efforts by DRC's Tshisekedi in GERD crisis    Al-Hanager Centre's photo exhibition of buildings made by Italian architects in Egypt is a must see    Don't miss the French Institute's literary evening with writers Mohamed Gamal and Nael Eltoukhy    Indian capital running out of medical oxygen as pandemic surges    The Father    Don't miss Safarkhan's Ramadan exhibition "Madad"    Iran welcomes Iraqi mediation with Gulf states    Egypt's prosecution orders detention of 4 railway staffers over train derailment accident    Ukraine says Russia will soon have over 120,000 troops on its borders    Russia will soon announce resumption of charter flights to Egyptian resorts    Banque Misr to provide e-collection services to Cairo Airport    UK lifts post-Brexit permits for truckers as trade recovers    Arab League calls for strategic partnership with UN to establish regional stability    Layalina tent offers fancy Ramadan experience at ZED park    Egypt's PM heads to Libya for joint cooperation discussion    Egypt among few MENA economies to see positive growth during 2021– Fitch    CBE issues new regulations for mobile wallet users    'Either you are in, or you are out', FIFA's Infantino warns Super League clubs    Tottenham's sacking of Mourinho before Cup final 'crazy': Rooney    Manchester United greats Beckham, Cantona oppose Super League plans    European democracy can't be achieved in Egypt rapidly: French Ambassador    Photos: Egypt lights up Ramadan with traditional lanterns    US West prepares for possible 1st water shortage declaration    Egypt security neutralises 3 terrorists involved in executing Christian in North Sinai    Egypt explains its position on GERD to African leaders    US-Egypt Business Council urges Biden's administration to include Egypt in climate-focused discussions    Egypt studies possibility of locally manufacturing Sputnik V vaccine    Abu Dhabi's G42 forms big data JV with Israeli defence company Rafael    Cairo International Film Festival unveils dates for 43rd edition    Rotterdam Film Festival announces June 2021 hybrid programme    Egypt's FM embarks on African tour to brief states on GERD updates    Ethiopia to commence 2nd Nile dam filling in July as Egypt, Sudan seek UN help    Old Cairo's Al-Fustat will be revamped on Egyptian President's directives    British University in Egypt provides wind turbines to generate electricity for Egyptian countryside    Veteran Egyptian journalist Makram Mohamed Ahmed passes away at 86    Egypt halts traditional amateur football tournaments during Ramadan    Al Ahly get ready for fierce league clash against Zamalek    Fans allowed at opening match of UEFA EURO 2020: Italy    Egypt sees an uptick in new coronavirus infections registers 801 new cases on Saturday    Allianz Egypt partners with IGNITE to equip brand ambassadors for 2021 Olympics    Hassan Allam consortium wins contract to manage, operate Grand Egyptian Museum    Enhanced Labs signs Mr. Olympia 2020 "Big Ramy" And His Trainer Dennis James    Seasoned Egyptian screenwriter Wahid Hamed dies at 76    







Thank you for reporting!
This image will be automatically disabled when it gets reported by several people.





French President Macron renews calls for end to repression in Myanmar
Published in Ahram Online on 04 - 03 - 2021

French President Emmanuel Macron renewed his call on Thursday for an immediate end to repression in Myanmar, a day after the United Nations said 38 people had been killed in the bloodiest day of crackdown on protests against last month's military coup.
"France calls for an immediate end to the repression in Myanmar, for the liberation of people who have been held and for the respect of the democratic choice of the Myanmar people as expressed during the recent elections. We are at your side," wrote Macron in a Twitter message.
Myanmar police broke up demonstrations in several places with tear gas and gunfire on Thursday but there was no immediate word on casualties. Undeterred by the crackdown, activists said they refused to accept military rule and were determined to press for the release of elected government leader Aung San Suu Kyi and recognition of her victory in a November election.


Clic here to read the story from its source.