Michael Caster is a human rights advocate, researcher, and civil society consultant. He has worked across East and Southeast Asia, Tunisia and Turkey.
Myanmar’s internet shutdown: A global problem which needs global solutions
Published 1 February 2021 at Thomson Reuters Foundation, here. Within a week of seizing power in a 1 February coup, the Myanmar military has already orchestrated two nation-wide internet shutdowns. Amid the rolling internet shutdowns, the Myanmar Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) issued orders on 3 February forcing telecommunication operators to block access to Facebook. This order … More Myanmar’s internet shutdown: A global problem which needs global solutions