AAPP 2010

December 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010

Summary of current situation There are a total of 2189 political prisoners in Burma, a decrease in comparison to last month’s figure of 2203. In December, 16 political prisoners were released.
Since the protests in September 2007 leading to September’s Saffron Revolution, a total of 1159 activists have been arrested and are still in detention.
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November 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Summary of current situation There are at least 2203 political prisoners in Burma, this figure is the same as October. At least 3 activists were arrested, although unconfirmed reports indicate that more than 100 ethnic individuals were arrested and detained in relation to the elections. 6 political prisoners were released this month.
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October 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Friday, November 5th, 2010

Summary of current situation There are a total of 2203 political prisoners in Burma, an overall increase in comparison to last month ̳s figure of 2193. In October, 5 activists were arrested and 2 political prisoners were released. The AAPP also received information about activists who were arrested and released before October 2010, and this retrospective information explains why there is actually an overall increase of 10 this month.
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September 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010

Summary of current situation There are a total of 2193 political prisoners in Burma. This is an overall increase of 10 in comparison to last month’s figure of 2,183. In September, 13political prisoners were arrested, four of those arrested were released within the month. Retrospective information explains why there is actually an overall increase of 10 this month.
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August 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Saturday, September 4th, 2010

Summary of current situation There are a total of 2,183 political prisoners in Burma. This is an overall increase of 9 in comparison to last month’s figure of 2,174. In... Read more ➤

July 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Summary of current situation There are a total of 2,174 political prisoners in Burma. This is an overall increase of 3 in comparison to last month’s figure of 2,171. In July, 2 political prisoners were arrested, and 4 were released. This retroactive information explains why there is actually an overall increase of 3 this month.
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June 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Summary of current situation There are a total of 2,171 political prisoners in Burma. This is an overall increase of 14 in comparison to last month’s figure of 2,157. In June, no activists were arrested and no political prisoners were released. The AAPP also received information about activists who were arrested and released before June 2010, and this retroactive information explains why there is actually an overall increase of 14 this month.
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May 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

Summary of current situation There are a total of 2,157 political prisoners in Burma. This is an overall decrease of 42 in comparison to last month’s figure of 2,1991. In May 3 activists were arrested, 2 sentenced and 1 political prisoners was released.
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April 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Summary of current situation There are a total of 2,199 political prisoners in Burma. This is an overall increase of 13 in comparison to last month’s figure of 2,186. In April, 12 activists were arrested and 3 political prisoners were released. The AAPP also received information about activists who were arrested and released before April 2010, and this retroactive information explains why there is actually an overall increase of 13 this month.
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March 2010 AAPP Monthly Chronology

Posted: Monday, April 5th, 2010

Summary of current situation There are a total of 2,186 political prisoners in Burma, an overall increase in comparison to last month‘s figure of 2,185. In March, 3 activists were arrested and 3 political prisoners were released. The AAPP also received information about activists who were arrested and released before March 2010, and this retroactive information explains why there is actually an overall increase of 1 this month.