May Than Shein, a former student activist, was arrested in July 1989 with her colleague Sandar Min. She was detained without charge for 6 months in Insein prison. After the 1990 election she fled to the Thai-Burma border fearing re-arrest and became a medic in the ABSDF for the next 3 years. She has since resettled in USA.
San Zaw Htway, a member of the NLD Youth and Student Youth Front involved in the demonstrations in 1996, was arrested in 1999 when attempting to organize the '9999'...more »