Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup 

Updated 15 July 2022   

According to AAPP documentation, at least (678) houses and buildings have been sealed off by Junta between February 2021 and June 2022.  

Since the February 1, 2021 military coup and the emergence of the Spring Revolution, a total of  (2088) people, pro-democracy activists and other civilians have been killed through military crackdown following pro-democracy movements. AAPP compiled and documented (4) fallen heroes today. These (4) fallen heroes, from Kyaukkyi Township in Bagon Region and Kanbalu 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 July 15, 2022, a total of (11629) people are currently under detention. (1333) are serving sentences, of them (78) have been sentenced to death (incl. 2 children). (120) people have been sentenced in absentia, of whom (41) have been sentenced to death. This makes a total of (119) who have been sentenced to death. (21) people have been released on bail and (3045) people have already been released.     

On July 14 at 2:20 pm, Saw Shee May was killed, and his two children named Naw Htee Hser Khu, aged 12, and Saw Htee Phoe Klo, aged 6 months, got injured by Junta’s heavy artillery shell. The Light Infantry Battalion (LIB) 351, Infantry Battalion (IB) 60, and coalition force fired heavy artillery at Set Lal Village in Kyaukkyi Township, Bago Region, which is where the deceased lived.

On July 10, Aung Chan Min, aged 5 and living in Hlay Tan Kyun Gyi Village, Kyaukkyi Township, Bago Region, died while receiving medical treatment at Ka Nyin Kyoe Hospital. He was seriously injured after stepping on a landmine that had been planted by Junta in Kyun Gyi Port on July 9.

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 offences. 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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Released – bit.ly/3MbC3kd

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