YANGON, Myanmar

A billboard of Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi sharing a laugh with two top generals appeared in downtown Hpa-An, capital of the southeastern Karen state, for a few days in late November ahead of a Dec. 11 rally to show support for her fight against genocide charges at the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

It was replaced by a photo of Aung San Suu Kyi in traditional Karen suits on Nov. 29 following the growing criticism online.

Saw Kyaw Thu, a member of ruling party National League for Democracy and one of the organizers, told Anadolu

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