International

Foreign Minister condemns military coup in Myanmar

1:19 min
  • Foreign Minister Ann Linde decried Monday's military coup in Myanmar, also known as Burma, saying the rule of law must be respected.
  • The Myanmar military overthrew a democratically elected government and imposed a year-long state of emergency.
  • The Swedish Burma Committee, an aid group based in Stockholm, said the coup was a setback for the fledgling democracy.