Myanmar arrests former UK ambassador — reports
26 August 2022 | 7:13 am
Sources say the former envoy to Myanmar has been detained for violating immigration laws. Britain has expressed concern about the reported detention of Vicky Bowman, whose husband is a famous activist.
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