Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup

Updated 23 February 2022   

As of February 23, (1572) people are now confirmed killed by this junta coup. AAPP compiled and documented (4) fallen heroes today. These (4) fallen heroes from Momauk Township in Kachin State, Kawkareik Township in Karen State and Pale 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 February 23, a total of (9313) people are currently under detention. (754) 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 18, around 9 pm, two civilians named Htein Nan and La Par were shot to death by Junta soldiers when they did not stop their motorbike in front of the LIB 437 based on Kachin State’s Momauk Township. One was shot in the eye and the other was shot in the mouth and stomach. They died on the spot.

On the morning of February 18, Naw Phu Tin was shot to death by an artillery shell in Kamai Kone village, in Kawkareik Township, Karen State. The armament was fired by an artillery outpost of IB 97 based in Kawkareik Township. In addition, Naw Phu Tin’s husband and other villagers were injured. 

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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