Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup
Updated 1 March 2023
Since the February 1, 2021, military coup and the emergence of the Spring Revolution, a total of (3,073) people, including pro-democracy activists and other civilians, have been killed through military crackdowns following pro-democracy movements.
Since the coup, a total of (16,093) people are currently under detention, (4,709) of whom are serving sentences. There are a total of (103) post-coup death row prisoners as of March 1, 2023. (120) people have been sentenced in absentia, of whom (41) have been sentenced to death. This makes a total of (144) people who have been sentenced to death. (24) people have been released on bail, and (3,837) 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.
According to information gathered today, on the afternoon of February 27, junta forces based in Bawlake Town fired heavy weaponry at villages to the east of Demoso Township, Kayah State, without any battle taking place. Two locals were injured by artillery shells, and one of them died while being transported to a clinic for treatment.
In addition, on February 27, at around 8 p.m., the junta’s Infantry Battalion 102 fired heavy weaponry six times at villages to the west of Demoso Township, Kayah State, without any battle taking place. An artillery shell exploded on a house where Internally Displaced People (IDPs) were living. As a result, an IDP woman was killed instantly; her husband and another woman were injured.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
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