Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup

Updated 25 October 2021

On October 18, the junta announced they would release 1316 people who had been sentenced and 4320 people who were facing trial, a total of 5636. According to AAPP documentation as of October 25, 4065 were released, yet 118 out of 4065 have been re-arrested. The exact identities and total figure remains to be verified, but we will continue to confirm the recently released. 

As of October 25, (1199) people are now confirmed killed by this junta coup. AAPP compiled and documented (3) fallen heroes today. These (3) fallen heroes from Homalin Township in Sagaing Region, Falam Township in Chin State, Hpei Hkon Township in Shan State were killed on previous days 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 October 25, a total of (7032) people are currently under detention. (304) people have been sentenced in person, of them 26 have been sentenced to death (incl. 2 children). 1954 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. 

On October 24 around 9 am, Mu Lwan, a 60-year-old, was killed when artillery shells struck his head, and five civilians including two children were injured. LIB 422 based in Mobye Town, Hpei Hkon Township in Shan State fired the artillery shells unprovoked, into the wards of Mobye Town. 

On the evening of October 24 at Homalin Township in Sagaing Region, terrorist junta troops raided a home of protest leader Kyaw Win Sein who was evading arrest and shot dead his sister-in-law May Hnin Aye. May Hnin Aye was a teacher involved in the Civil Disobedience Movement (CDM). 

On October 15, Naing Htoo Lwin, ‌a medical student of University of Medicine 2 of Yangon, who was serving in the medical department of the Chin National Army, was shot dead by junta troops after he was detained in Falam Township, Chin State. The body of Naing Htoo Lwin was found at Lone Pi Ward on October 23. 

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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