Days before Myanmar’s February 1 coup last year, mixed signals from the military over its planned course of action had prominent observers and journalists in the Southeast Asian nation scrambling for answers.With murmurs circulating that the military chief, Min Aung Hlaing, was deeply unhappy with civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi because of supposed “voter fraud” in the preceding November’s polls, local journalists on January 26 pressed his top spokesman Zaw Min Tun for a “yes or no” on whether…

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