Yi Yi Win, a former member of the NLD, was arrested in 2004 along with 3 colleagues and charged with receiving foreign satellite stations without official permission for satellite use. She was sentenced to 7 years and spent 3 years in Insein prison. She fled Burma and now lives in exile on the Thai-Burma border whilst members of her family has been resettled to Norway.
Thiha Thant Zin was arrested in September 2007 for his role in the Saffron Revolution protests. He is currently serving...more »