Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup

Updated 19 May 2022   

According to AAPP documentation, at least (570) houses and buildings have been sealed off by the Junta since the 2021 coup up until April 2022.  

As of May 19, 2022, (1850) people are now confirmed killed by this junta coup. AAPP compiled and documented (2) fallen heroes today. These (2) fallen heroes from Kale Township in Sagaing Region and Paungde Township in Bago 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 May 19, 2022, a total of (10707) people are currently under detention. (1072) people have been sentenced in person, of them 68 have been sentenced to death (incl. 2 children). 1979 are evading arrest warrants. 120 people have been sentenced in absentia, of them 41 sentenced to death in absentia. In total 109 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.     

Zaw Min Tun from Hinthar Kan Village, Paungde Township, Bago Region was arrested by junta police while he was at his wife’s Paan shop in Paungde on May 18 at around 1 PM. On May 19, his family was brought to see his body. However, it is yet to be returned to them.  

Nway Yadanar Nwe from Muse Township, Shan State, who was arrested as a hostage on April 30, was charged under Section 505 (A) of the Penal Code on May 13. She is three months pregnant and was taken hostage because the junta has been unable to locate and capture her younger brother, a member of Muse People’s Security and Defense Army (PSDA-Muse).

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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