Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup

Updated 23 September 2021

As of September 23, (1121) people are now confirmed killed by this junta coup. AAPP compiled and documented (1) fallen hero today. This (1) fallen hero from Myingyan Township in Mandalay Region was killed on September 17 and documented today. This is the number verified by AAPP. The actual number of fatalities is likely much higher. We will continue adding as and when.

As of September 23, a total of (6718) people are currently under detention. (292) people have been sentenced in person, of them 26 have been sentenced to death (incl. 2 children). 1984 are evading arrest warrants. 118 people have been sentenced in absentia, of them 39 sentenced to death in absentia. In total 65 sentenced to death, in person and absentia. We are also continuing to verify the recently released detainees.

On September 17, Soe Maung Maung, who was detained by the terrorist military junta in Myingyan Township in Mandalay Region, died three days after being arrested. Six youths, including Soe Maung Maung, were arrested by terrorist junta soldiers in Myingyan on September 14, accused of making weapons. 

Myo Tayzar Maung, a poet and English Instructor from Pyinmana in the Naypyidaw Territory, was arrested on the night of September 20 at home, by junta police. It is reported that he was arrested for posting on his Facebook page, speaking out against the dictatorship and some other issues in the past day.  

Sein Linn Oo, living in Pike Gyi Wae Village in Hlegu Township in Yangon Region, who was a senior clerk of the township’s court, was dismissed from work, for being involved in the Civil Disobedience Movement (CDM). He was arrested on September 21, at around 4 pm at home, by the terrorist junta. 

AAPP will continue to keep you informed of verified daily arrests, charges, sentences and fatalities in relation to the attempted coup, and update our lists to the details of these alleged offences. If you receive any information about detentions of, or charges against CSO leaders, activists, journalists, CDM workers, other civilians and fallen heroes in relation to the military and police crackdown on dissent. Please submit to the following addresses: fatality-data@aappb.org  detention-data@aappb.org 

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