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15 February 2024

People queueing at Thai embassy


Video shows queues at the Thai embassy in Yangon following the SAC conscription announcement

A widely shared video uploaded to social media on 15 February 2024 shows long queues at the Thai embassy in Yangon.

The footage illustrates the fact that many people are attempting to leave Myanmar following the announcement by the SAC that over 13 million citizens should consider themselves eligible for conscription.

Myanmar Witness geolocated the footage to 16.791394, 96.138657.

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