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Human Rights Training in Myingyan, Mandalay Region (08/2014)

Posted: Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Human Rights Training 10 days training helds in Myingyan, Mandalay Region on August 1-10, 2014, that was organized by AAPP-B. 23 participants are former political prisoners and local activists from the serveral area of Burma, such as Kyone Pyaw, Taungoo, Kyauk Pan Daung, Taung Tha, Nyaung Oo, Na Hto Gyi and Myingyan. ... Read more ➤

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Healthcare Support for Former Political Prisoners (07/2014)

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

AAPP visited and provided money for health care to Ko Maung Maung, a former political prisoner, on 21 July 2014, who is suffering from bone cancer and lung cancer. He is currently admitted in the Green Cross Hospital. ... Read more ➤

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Healthcare Support for Former Political Prisoners (07/2014)

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

An AAPP affiliate visited and provided health care money to former political prisoner, Ko Myint Han, on July 21 2014, who is suffering from Diabetes. He is currently admitted into the Green Cross Hospital. ... Read more ➤

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Truth Telling in Yaytashay Township (07/2014)

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014

   36 survivors of the military regime from Yartashay, Bago Region, who were sent to front line as porter in 1997, were telling their true story at NLD Yartashay office on July 15, 2014. ... Read more ➤

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Data Collection in Kyaunggon Township, Irrawaddy Division (07/2014)

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

  AAPP-B and Former Political Prisoners Society met with former political prisoners of Kyaunggon, Ayeyarwaddy Region, for the program of Collecting Numbers of All Former Political Prisoners. The joint group of AAPP-B and FPPS collected the data of former political prisoners in that area on the 5th of July, 2014.   ... Read more ➤

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Data Collection in Kyon Pyaw Township, Irrawaddy Division (07/2014)

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

  AAPP-B and Former Political Prisoners Society met with former political prisoners of Kyon Pyaw, Ayeyarwaddy Region, for the program of Collecting Numbers of All Former Political Prisoners. The joint group of AAPP-B and FPPS collected the data of former political prisoners in that area on the 5th of July, 2014. ... Read more ➤

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Opening Ceremony of Human Rights Short Course in Myaungmya Township, Irrawaddy Division (07/2014)

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

      The Opening ceremony of Human Rights short course in Myaungmya on the 4th July, 2014 that was provided by AAPP-B and was organized by Myaungmya District Former Political Prisoners Network.   ... Read more ➤

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AAPP Meet with Members of the National Democratic Force (NDF) (06/2014)

Posted: Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Members of Assistance Association for Political Prisoners, Burma (“AAPP”), including the Joint Secretary, Ko Bo Kyi, met with members of the National Democratic Force (“NDF”), including the NDF chairman, U Khin Maung Swe. The meeting was held at the NDF headquarters at 1:00pm on June 12, 2014, and the parties discussed data collection methods to record information on former political prisoners. NDF intend to fully cooperate with AAPP for the collection process in towns where the NDF is based. Additionally, NDF intends to collaborate in... Read more ➤

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List of Political Prisoners (06/2014)

Posted: Thursday, June 5th, 2014

The end of 2013 saw numerous government statements that convinced much of the outside world that all political activists had been freed from Burma’s jails. These statements not only served to undermine the plight of those political activists still in jail at the beginning of 2014, but also shifted focus away from the ongoing restrictions and harassments of political activists. In 2014, there have been 119 people charged under Article 18 of the Peaceful Assembly Law, Section 505 (b) of the Penal Code, Section 447, and a number of other laws. ... Read more ➤

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AAPP and FPPS Provide Money for Health Care Assistance (05/2014)

Posted: Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Opening Ceronomy of FPPS Taungoo township and AAPP-B and FPPS provided money for health care assistance to U Than Hlaing and U Saw pa ka li (former political prisoner) on 22, May 2014. ... Read more ➤