Myanmar has locked its ambassador to the UK outdoors its London Embassy.
Kyaw Zwar Minn, the UK’s ambassador to the UK since 2014, mentioned he had been “betrayed” by colleagues who had backed the military as he has publicly opposed the army’s actions for the reason that armed coup on February 1.
The Protests identified regionally because the Spring Revolution started in February 2021 in opposition to the coup d’état on 1 February, staged by Min Aung Hlaing, the commander-in-chief of the nation’s armed forces, the Tatmadaw.
As of four April 2021, at the very least 564 civilians of which at the very least 44 had been kids, have been killed by army or police forces and at the very least 2,574 folks detained.
Following the ambassador’s public resistance to the military’s actions he has now been formally recalled again to the nation by the ruling army junta.
The ambassador mentioned; ‘After I left the embassy, they stormed contained in the embassy and took it. They’re from the Myanmar army.
“They’re refusing to let me inside. They mentioned they acquired instruction from the capital, so they aren’t going to let me in.
“This a coup. That is the UK, we’re not in Myanmar, in Burma. They aren’t ready to do that. The British Authorities received’t enable this one, you’ll see that.”
He added: “That is London you recognize. They will’t be capable to do that coup in the course of London.
“I can guess their steps. They betrayed me, as a result of they’re from the army facet.”
A Met Police spokesman mentioned: “We’re conscious of a protest outdoors the Myanmar embassy in Mayfair, London. Public order officers are in attendance. There have be no arrests.”