Contains distressing content and strong language.
10 Jun 2024

Can these Gen Z rebels win Myanmar’s brutal civil war? (Dubbed)

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

When Myanmar’s military junta seized power in a coup three years ago, young protesters took to the streets. They picked up arms when the soldiers opened fire.

Now, against all odds a loose coalition of resistance fighters and ethnic militias control more than half the country, and are attempting to take more territory, though the regime still holds all the largest cities.

In the first of a series of special reports we’ll be broadcasting this week about the brutal civil war in Myanmar: Secunder Kermani and filmmaker Katie Arnold have been filming in Karenni State. Inside a resistance stronghold – where rebels have managed to advance.

Warning: report contains distressing images and strong language.