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Why Miss Myanmar 2020 Can’t Return Home to Her Country Yet

Miss Myanmar 2020 Thuzar Wint Lwin is unable to return to her country after reportedly earning the ire of the military junta that replaced her government.

Fearless Empress: Thuzar, 22, publicly spoke against the unrest in Myanmar, which began in February when the military seized control of the country, undoing a democratic election in which Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) party won by a landslide.

Miss Singapore, Myanmar Use National Costumes to Highlight Racial Violence and Political Turmoil

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Miss Singapore and Miss Myanmar highlighted important social issues during the national costume segment of the 69th Miss Universe competition.

Racial hate: Miss Singapore candidate Bernadette Belle Ong wore the red and white colors of the Singaporean flag in a cape with the message “Stop Asian Hate” printed on the back during the show on Thursday at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel in Florida.

Miss Universe Vietnam Already Has Incredible Costume Ideas and They Look Tasty

This year’s Miss Universe Vietnam received a slew of submission at the beginning of last month to choose a national costume to be worn by this year’s Vietnam representative, Hoang Thuy.

The Facebook page emphasized that the sketches should tell a story in its design. The contest will go until June 15 and the winning design will be chosen by the 27-year-old supermodel alongside the judges and the public.

YouTuber Faces Charges for Criticizing Miss Universe Thailand’s Dress Designed by Thai Princess

Wanchaleom Jamneanphol, a Thai YouTuber who also goes by the name mixybigmouth, may face charges after criticizing a dress worn by Miss Universe Thailand Sophida Kanchanarin.

Thai millionaire businessman and aspiring politician Kitjanut Chaiyosburana saw Jamneanphol’s post on social media, in which she described the elegant blue dress made by Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana as “ugly,” according to The Guardian.