Myanmar students in standoff over education law

Police prevent young activists from holding protest in Yangon over legislation they regard as restricting freedom.

    Students in Myanmar are still locked in a standoff with police, who are preventing them from holding a protest in Yangon, the country’s main city.

    The young activists say a new education law passed in September restricts academic freedom.

    Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Yangon. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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