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Truth telling_Yaytashay Township

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 Collecting at Kyaunggon Township

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 Collecting at Kyon Pyaw Township

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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The Opening ceremony of Human Rights short course in Myaungmya T/sp

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 met with members of the National Democratic Force (NDF)

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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69 persons Currently Political Prisoners list in Burma

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-B and FPPS Provide Money for Health Care Assistance

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 ➤

AAPP-B and FPPS Joint Statement

Posted: Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

                        The Ongoing Arrests of Political Activists in Burma Date… 27, May 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 85 people charged unde... Read more ➤

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EU-Myanmar Civil Society Forum in Chatrium Hotel

Posted: Monday, May 19th, 2014

Ko Bo Kyi (AAPP-B) attended EU-Myanmar Civil Society Forum in Chatrium Hotel (Yangon) on 19 May 2014. ... Read more ➤

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Former Political Prisoner Data Collection Program

Posted: Thursday, May 8th, 2014

AAPP-B and FPPS discussed with former political prisoners and NLD members of Bee Lin, Mon State for the program of Former Political Prisoners Data Collecting on the 30th of April, 2014 at NLD (Bee Lin branch) office. ... Read more ➤