Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup
Updated 24 February 2022
As of February 24, (1579) people are now confirmed killed by this junta coup. AAPP compiled and documented (7) fallen heroes today. These (7) fallen heroes from Kale Township, Kawlin Township and Budalin 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 24, a total of (9368) people are currently under detention. (753) 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 12 in the evening, Thuzar Htwe, a woman seven months pregnant living in Hlaing Wa Village, in Karen State’s Kawkareik Township, was arrested at her home by the Junta, under Section 52 of the Counter Terrorism Law, for allegedly supporting the People’s Defence Force (PDF).
On February 22, the armed wing of the Junta fired artillery shells in Ngar Phar Village, in Sagaing Region’s Kale Township, during a military operation. Two local villagers, named Aung Tun and Than Hla, were arrested, tortured and killed. Than Hla suffered from muteness. Reportedly, the bodies presented gunshot wounds and other injuries.
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: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
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