Student Tortured to Death in Detention

Possible Violations:
  • Violation of Human Rights
  • Police Brutality
May 12-13

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His body was held for a ransom of 5 lakhs (around 320$) and the family was forced to pay it. Mizzima News covered the story in the video below.

Junta forces planted weapons on the six when photographing them immediately after their arrest to make the crime look more serious. When the military’s mouthpiece, Myawaddy TV, reported the news, Ko Zin Ko Tun was not shown, and more arms and ammunition were displayed instead.


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