Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup

Updated 25 October 2022   

According to AAPP documentation, at least (780) houses and buildings have been sealed off by the junta between February 2021 and September 2022.  

Since the February 1, 2021, military coup and the emergence of the Spring Revolution, a total of (2391) people, pro-democracy activists and other civilians have been killed through military crackdown following pro-democracy movements.             

Since the coup, a total of (12754) people are currently under detention, (1593) of which are serving sentences. There are a total of (84) post-coup death row prisoners as of October 25, 2022. (121) people have been sentenced in absentia, of whom (42) have been sentenced to death. This makes a total of (126) who have been sentenced to death. (22) people have been released on bail and (3179) people have already been released. These are the numbers verified by AAPP. The actual numbers are likely much higher. We will continue to update accordingly. 

On October 23, at 9 PM, IB-422 (junta Infantry Battalion), situated in Mongpai, fired heavy weaponry near Kone Thar Village, Loikaw Township, Kayah State. One of the artillery shells exploded near a farm hut where a family was seeking refuge. A man was killed on the spot, while his wife was seriously injured in the head and their 8-year-old son was also injured in the thigh.

In the morning of October 22, Aye Aye Than – the sister of Thet Win Hlaing, the Regional Hluttaw Representative of Bago Region – was beaten and arrested in her house by the junta forces in Pyay Township. They also beat and arrested her daughter Paing Paing, who was trying to stop the forces from beating her mother. Regional Hluttaw Representative Thet Win Hlaing had a warrant issued for him after the coup, and died in May of 2021.

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/ 

Click on the below links to view AAPP data:

Killed – bit.ly/3taCmp3

Total Arrested – bit.ly/3t7IE90

Still Detained – bit.ly/3m3Z8Lm

Released – bit.ly/3MbC3kd

Death Penalty in Detention – https://bit.ly/3BmDPO0 

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