Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup 

Updated 21 June 2022   

According to AAPP documentation, at least (617) houses and buildings have been sealed off by Junta between February 2021 and May 2022.  

Since the February 1, 2021 military coup and the emergence of the  Spring Revolution, a total of  (2000) people, pro-democracy activists and other civilians have been killed through military crackdown following pro-democracy movements. AAPP compiled and documented (7) fallen heroes today. These (7) fallen heroes, from Tanintharyi Township in Tanintharyi Region, Pauk Township in Magway Region, and Wetlet Township and Tamu Township in Sagaing Region, were killed on previous days, but documented today. This is the number verified by AAPP. The actual number of fatalities is likely much higher. We will continue to update accordingly.              

As of June 21, 2022, a total of (11151) people are currently under detention. (1168) people have been sentenced in person, of them 74 have been sentenced to death (incl. 2 children). (120) people have been sentenced in absentia, of them 41 sentenced to death. This makes a total of (115) who have been sentenced to death. (21) people have been released on bail and (3041) people have already been released.     

At approximately 5 am on June 18 in Sagaing Region’s Wetlet Township, Aung Gyi from Htone Bo Village and Kyaw Lwin from Lat Kauk Kya Village were killed by Junta with an artillery shell while they were guarding from a mountain. Junta fired heavy artillery shells against Lat Kauk Kya Village and Htone Bo Village.

On the night of June 18, Myint Than, the father of Thin Thiri Soe, living in Ayeyarwady Region’s Zalun Township, was arrested at home. He was taken as hostage when the armed wing of the junta were unable to find Thin Thiri Soe. A junta informant had made a complaint about her for criticizing the junta’s matriculation exam results on Facebook. 

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 

Interactive sub-domain for AAPP data: https://coup.aappb.org/ 

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Released – bit.ly/3MbC3kd

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