verview of what happened in Tanintharyi, Myanmar, 12 August, 2021
Arrest & Protest in Dawei
At around 7 am on August 12, Junta forces tried to arrest a young man in Dawei's Kyat Sar Pyin Ward but could not find him. So they arrested his father, U Win Zaw. They forced a young man who had been arrested on the night of August 11 to guide them to U Win Zaw's house.
Night rally to demand the end of the Dictatorship led by youth was held in AshaeTaw area of Dawei District.
Protests in Launglon
Basic education students union from Launglone township, Dawei staged the protest to recognize National Unity Government Myanmar by int'l community and reject the military dictatorship
Domestic protest led by youth was held in Longlone Township.
Anti-dictatorship protest in jungle was held by young residents in Auk Yephyu village, Laung Lone Township, on the evening of 12 August.