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Nationwide League for Democracy MP dies throughout interrogation — Radio Free Asia

Nationwide League for Democracy (NLD) MP Myo Kyaw has died as a result of torture throughout interrogation, in keeping with relations and political colleagues.

“Now we have realized by way of a dependable supply that Myo Kyaw, State MP from Mohnyin No. (2), who was arrested on August 24, on the 21-mile gate of Myitkyina township, died throughout interrogation because of the junta’s torture,” Win Naing, a member of the NLD get together in Kachin State wrote on his Fb web page on Thursday morning.

“The physique was not returned to the household, and we don’t know which day he died and the place he was buried. Subsequently, we don’t know the precise date of his dying.”

Myo Kyaw was arrested on Aug. 24, at a Myitkyina township junta checkpoint, together with Sai Maung, the chief of Hpakant township’s anti-regime protesters. Myitkyina is the capital of Kachin State in northern Myanmar and Hpakant is a township in Mohnyin district.

When Myo Kyaw was arrested photographs of NUG treasury bonds and photographs linked to Individuals’s Protection Forces (PDFs) have been present in his cell phone.

A political colleague, who’s near the household and declined to be named for security causes, instructed RFA they realized he had died in the course of the interrogation after the household contacted the police and navy authorities at numerous ranges, because the household had not heard from the authorities since his arrest.

“I heard that Myo Kyaw died within the first week of September,” the colleague mentioned.

“Usually, if [someone is] arrested, we might get the details about the place he has been interrogated. Now, no data in any respect and nobody knowledgeable the household of the place and when he died.”

Maj. Gen. Zaw Min Tun, a navy council spokesman, mentioned at a press convention on September 20, that funding the NUG Committee Representing the Pyihtaungsu Hluttaw (parliament), which represents lawmakers ousted within the Feb. 1, 2021 coup, or funding Individuals’s Protection Forces (PDFs), or shopping for the NUG’s bonds, lottery tickets or donating cash on-line can be a political or terrorist crime. He mentioned it will include a most sentence of the dying penalty.

In keeping with the Help Affiliation for the Political Prisoners a complete of two,303 anti-regime activists have been killed and 12,456 have been arrested nationwide in additional than 19 months because the navy coup.



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