Naypyitaw Police Use Water Cannon Against Protesters

Police used a water cannon against anti-military protesters in Naypyitaw, video recorded on February 9 shows, as public opposition to the army takeover continued in Myanmar.

Local reports said protesters were calling for the release of ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other elected officials who were detained following the military’s allegations of voting irregularities in a November election won by Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy. Credit: Phyo Linn Kyaw via Storyful