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Once, when I was staying with a cousin in Yangon, I had to hide in her wardrobe as junta inspectors came to the door because I wasn’t listed as a resident.Revolutions Are Built on Hope. That's Why I Believe Myanmar's Protesters Will Succeed|MiMi Aye|April 8, 2021|Time
On March 25, Myanmar’s Civil Disobedience Movement was nominated for the 2022 Nobel Peace Prize—and just weeks ago, protesters were using creativity, humor and the arts to inspire solidarity and mock the junta.As Myanmar's Junta Intensifies Its Crackdown, Pro-Democracy Protesters Prepare for Civil War|Kyaw Hsan Hlaing / Yangon|April 7, 2021|Time
Activists, journalists, teachers, lawyers, artists, monks and everyone resisting this illegitimate junta.
There must be no legitimacy given to the junta at any international level.
The woman once called a “beacon of hope” by President Barack Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991 for her non-violent resistance against the junta.Aung San Suu Kyi Faces New Charges After the Coup. Can Myanmar's Democracy Survive Without Her?|Amy Gunia|February 3, 2021|Time
If J-Law suddenly decided to declare solidarity with Thai anti-junta activists?
The students were protesting the May 22 military coup that brought a junta and Gen. Prayut to power.
A junta can do it, using their military power to overtly or covertly control decisions at the highest level.Valerie Jarrett, Obama Consigliere—and Democracy Killer|James Poulos|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Markov still calls Ukrainian officials “the junta,” enemies.Russia's Suspicious Humanitarian Aid for Ukraine Separatists|Anna Nemtsova|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The junta reportedly has appointed a six-member advisory board to look after security, the economy, and laws.Up to Speed: All You Need to Know About the Thai Coup|Lennox Samuels|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of the provisional junta of government is the greatest slave merchant here.
These papers were received by the junta of Provisional Government, at whose head was the Bishop.
Each of these has as its head an officer called a regedor, and occupies the attention of a junta de parochia, or parish council.Spanish Life in Town and Country|L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
La junta passada de adonde comenron todas las desverguenas que al presente ay en este reyno.History of the Rise of the Huguenots|Henry Baird
The viceroy of Peru, dismayed by this disaster, asked a truce, which the Junta consented to accord to him.The Guide of the Desert|Gustave Aimard
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Cultural definitions for junta
A group of military leaders who govern a country after a coup d'état.