Drake Avila

Drake Avila graduated from Cornell in May 2021 with a BA in China and Asia-Pacific Studies and Government. He is a student of ethnic politics and Chinese foreign policy in post-coup Myanmar. 

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How the Arakan Army Can Capitalise on the Coup

Drake Avila

If the Arakan Army plays its cards right, it could have two prized goals in sight: autonomy for Rakhine State in a loose and federalised system, or even independence.