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Almost 100 Civilians Tortured to Death by Myanmar Regime Since Coup

Myanmar’s military regime has tortured to death at least 95 people in interrogation centers and prisons since last year’s coup, said rights groups who called on the international community to help end the junta’s atrocities. Among those tortured to death were National League for Democracy officials and members, student activists, young resistance fighters, peaceful protesters, […]

Almost 100 Civilians Tortured to Death by Myanmar Regime Since Coup

Myanmar’s military regime has tortured to death at least 95 people in interrogation centers and prisons since last year’s coup, said rights groups who called on the international community to help end the junta’s atrocities. Among those tortured to death were National League for Democracy officials and members, student activists, young resistance fighters, peaceful protesters, […]

Weekly Update 20 jun – 26 Jun 2022

#ASEAN has failed the people of #Myanmar – again. ASEAN has had multiple opportunities to lead with integrity and discipline while responding to the multiple crises in Myanmar. Instead, they have turned their backs on principles of democracy and made excuses for the authoritarian tyrants who single-handedly derailed prospects for peace in the country.

Married couple tied up and shot by Myanmar forces in Tanintharyi region

Locals say a local pro-junta militia was also involved in the killings in Dawei district. Two people in their sixties were tied up and shot dead at close range by junta forces and their allies at a village in Myanmar’s southwestern Tanintharyi region on Sunday as revenge attacks by troops and their militia allies increase. […]

Three men found dead after attack on Myanmar military convoy

Junta forces travelling north to Tamu in Sagaing Region detained the three victims after being hit by a series of explosions Three men who were abducted after an attack on a military convoy in Sagaing Region’s Tamu Township last Thursday were found dead the following day, according to resistance sources. The men, who were all […]

Two more civilians brutally murdered near Letpadaung copper mining project

The men, believed to have been captured by junta troops, are found dismembered following a Myanmar military raid on a nearby village in Sagaing’s Salingyi Township Locals found the mutilated bodies of two men near the Letpadaung copper mining project in Sagaing Region’s Salingyi Township on Wednesday morning following a military raid on a nearby […]

Myanmar army troops set fire to Catholic church in Karenni State

A column from LID 66 torched and mined the religious site after suffering casualties in clashes with area resistance forces, a KNDF spokesperson says The military torched a Catholic church in Demoso Township, Karenni (Kayah) State, on Wednesday and laid landmines in the surrounding area before leaving, the spokesperson for a local resistance force said. […]

Two youths killed as bomb blasts hit Yangon

Explosions were reported in at least five townships in the city on Thursday, days after a similar series of blasts in Mandalay Two youths were killed in Yangon’s Dagon and South Dagon townships on Thursday, allegedly while they were carrying out out bomb attacks on regime targets. The first incident occurred on Ayeyar Wun Road […]

Ten more civilians killed in Myanmar army push to seize control of Sagaing

Locals describe the capture of villagers—including children—by junta soldiers who force them to serve as human shields and porters before they are murdered Junta forces reportedly killed 10 villagers, including two children, in recent days in Sagaing Region, where the military continues to carry out fierce assaults on the civilian population in an attempt to […]