Burma’s new military government blocked access to Facebook as a resistance to the coup Monday amid calls for civil disobedience to protest the ousting of the elected government and its leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

Facebook is particularly popular in Burma and how most people use the Internet.

The military was seized shortly before a new session of parliament and on Monday Suu Kyi and other top politicians were detained.

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Where did it act Because the government refused to address their grievances in the last November general election, in which Suu Kyi was the party Won a grand victory, Was married by widespread voting irregularities. The State Election Commission has denied the allegations.

Nearly 70 MPs elected recently called a symbolic meeting of Parliament to defile the new military government, which was prevented from opening. He took his oath of office at a government guesthouse in the capital, Napitav, where about 400 of them were detained after the takeover. They have been told that they can return to their home districts.

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Calling informal conferences was a symbolic gesture that they, not the military, are legitimate lawmakers of the country.

Some expressed their determination to resist their anger and coup as they left the guesthouse.

“It violates human rights of the entire citizenry. It is not a coup. It is a treason against the government. I must say it is treason,” said Khin Soe Soi, a member of the National League of Suu Kyi. For the democracy party.

The army declared a year of emergency and put all state powers in the hands of the Janta, including legislative functions. It said that at the end of that period it would be called an election and hand over power to the winner.

Anti-coup graffiti appeared in Yangon, the country’s largest city, with the slogan “Don’t want dictatorship” on a wall on a busy street.

In Mandalay, a city known for its active politics, the police broke down a spirited demonstration of about 20 people in front of the University of Medicine. Three were arrested.

Medical personnel have declared that they will not work for the military government. Health activists are highly respected for their work during the coronovirus epidemic that is taxing the nation’s dangerously inadequate health system.

A street vendor checked his mobile phone in Yangon, Burma, on Tuesday, February 4, 2021.  Burma's new military government has blocked access for Facebook on Monday as a protest against the coup, calling for civil disobedience to protest the exit of an elected civilian government.  Its leader is Aung San Suu Kyi.  (AP photo)

A street vendor checked his mobile phone in Yangon, Burma, on Tuesday, February 4, 2021. Burma’s new military government has blocked access for Facebook on Monday as a protest against the coup, calling for civil disobedience to protest the exit of an elected civilian government. Its leader is Aung San Suu Kyi. (AP photo)

For a second night, on Wednesday, the residents of Yangon honored the noise, the beating and the horn of the car.

Protests have revived a song associated with a failed 1988 against military dictatorship. Burma was under military rule for five decades after the 1962 coup, and Sui Chi’s five years were the most democratic period for him, despite his continued use of oppressive colonial-era laws.

Medical personnel and others posted on social media showed “Kabar Makai Bu” singing – or “we won’t be satisfied until the end of the world” – a song sung to the tune of “Dust in the Wind,” in 1977 by US Rock. Group Kansas.

Thousands of people in Naypyitaw joined a rally in support of the military coup on Thursday, one of the latest developments aimed at projecting an image of popular acceptance of the power grab.

Soo ki are highly popular. His party said Wednesday that he has been accused of illegally possessing imported walkie-talkies – believed to have been used by his bodyguards – that were found in his home.

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The charge, which carries a jail sentence of up to three years, can be held in custody until at least 15 February. 15. Ousted President Win Myint is being held on a separate charge. Suu Kyi is believed to have been placed under house arrest.

Facebook users said that service began to be disrupted late Wednesday night.

Facebook said in a statement, “Telecom providers in Burma have been ordered to temporarily block Facebook. We urge authorities to restore connectivity so that people in Burma can communicate with family and friends and have significant To get information. “

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In 2018, Facebook deleted several accounts related to Burma’s military, including Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, the officer who led the coup this week complaining that he was hated by the country’s Muslim Rohingya minorities. Be seen generating. The Rohingya were targeted in a brutal 2017 army counter-offensive operation that drove more than 700,000 to neighboring Bangladesh. Critics say that the military’s actions constitute genocide.