It appears that this time, the military council has made unexpected preparations, evident in the morning announcement of an impending battle followed by an afternoon directive that covered the entire state.
This is the time of dilemma that media organisations have never experienced before.
There are employees in Puma who in fact worked in MPPE initially. Some of these employees have never joined CDM even after the coup and still in service. The military has been operating at Yangon International Airport, where Puma infrastructures are located and Thilawa where Puma-owned fuel tanks are.
“We cannot say this is a perfect formation, but this is understandable. The situations are pushing them to work on the run. But if you take a look into their accomplishments, we can see that they are a lot better than SAC," Maw Htun Aung said.
The first to be arrested for such reason is Dr. Kyaw Min Soe, fellow orthopedic surgeon and a professor from University of Medicine (1).