Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup

Updated 29 October 2021

As of October 29, (1220) 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 October 26 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 29, a total of (7049) people are currently under detention. (299) 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. The exact identities and total figure remains to be verified, but we will continue to confirm the recently released. 

Win Htein, leading member of the National League for Democracy (NLD), who was detained since February,  was sentenced to 20 years imprisonment under Section 124(a) of the Penal Code by Naypyitaw’s Dekkhina District special court. 

A Gyi Kaung, living in Gaung Kwal Village in Myingyan Township, Mandalay Region, died on October 26. On October 16, three terrorist junta soldiers came to him while he was arguing with his wife and beat him for one hour. He got serious injuries as a result and died 10 days later. 

The secretary of the USDP Party from Poungdei Township, Bago Region, was shot on the morning of October 25. The middle-aged secretary was then arrested in town by the terrorist junta. A civilian Ye Htut, who had his leg cut off, was also arrested. 

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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