Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup

Updated 17 February 2022   

As of February 17, (1557) people are now confirmed killed by this junta coup. Today, there were no confirmed fallen heroes. 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 February 17, a total of (9206) people are currently under detention. (714) people have been sentenced in person, of them 45 have been sentenced to death (incl. 2 children). 1973 are evading arrest warrants. 118 people have been sentenced in absentia, of them 39 sentenced to death in absentia. In total 84 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 February 15, Ei Sandar Kyaw, aged 16 years old, was sentenced to five years imprisonment under Section 50(i) of the Counter-terrorism Law by the Myawaddy Township Court. She was arrested on April 25, 2021.  

Ei Chue Chue Maw, first-year student majoring in English in Tanintharyi Region’s Dawei University, and Lin Let Kyi, first-year student of Nationalities Youth Resource Development Degree College in Sagaing, were sentenced to seven years imprisonment with hard labour under Section 52(b) of the Counter-terrorism Law by the special court in Dawei Prison. They were arrested at their homes in Heindra Pyin Village and Heindra Village in Myitta Subtownship, Tanintharyi Region, on November 5, 2021 for donating 5,000 Kyat each for IDPs through KBZ Pay around June 2021.  

AAPP will continue to inform on verified daily arrests, charges, sentences and fatalities in relation to the attempted coup, and update the lists with 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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