Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup

Updated 12 January 2022

As of January 12, (1463) people are now confirmed killed by this junta coup. AAPP compiled and documented (2) fallen heroes today. These (2) fallen heroes from Kalay Township in Sagaing Region 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 January 12, a total of (8566) people are currently under detention. (601) people have been sentenced in person, of them 41 have been sentenced to death (incl. 2 children). 1966 are evading arrest warrants. 118 people have been sentenced in absentia, of them 39 sentenced to death in absentia. In total 80 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.

On the morning of January 11, the armed wing of the Junta entered Tharsi Village in Kalay Township, Sagaing Region, by opening fire and shot dead a local villager named Phoe Tun. Two locals were also injured and seven villagers were arrested and then beaten. 

On December 29, 2021, Thin Htan, living in Harkhar Lay Village in Sagaing Region’s Kalay Township, was arrested by the armed wing of the Junta. Thin Htan was arrested during a raid on his village, when the junta began shooting and set fire to the village. On January 10, 2022, the skeleton of Thin Htan was found. 

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 offenses. 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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