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Thandar Oo, was arrested and jailed for her involvement in the student demonstrations in Rangoon in December 1996. Sentenced to 7 years she spent over 6 years incarcerated in the notorious Insein prison. She continued her activism after her release and was forced to flee Burma with her husband in 2007 when threatened with re-arrest. She currently lives in exile with her husband who is also a former political prisoner, on the Thai-Burma border.
Nilar Thein participated in the mass uprisings on 1988 when she was just a high school student and was first jailed in 1991. She was jailed again in 1996 for leading student demonstrations and served 9 years. Together with her husband Kyaw Min Yu, she is a leader of the 88 Generation Students and in August 2007 lead peaceful demonstrations against the military regime. She went into hiding and evaded arrest for more than 1 year before finally being caught in September 2008. She was sentenced to 65 years and is currently detained in Thayet prison.
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Thandar Oo, was arrested and jailed for her involvement in the student demonstrations in Rangoon in December 1996. Sentenced to 7 years she spent over 6 years incarcerated in the notorious Insein prison. She continued her activism after her release and was forced to flee Burma with her husband in 2007 when threatened with re-arrest. She currently lives  in exile with her husband who is also a former political prisoner, on the Thai-Burma border.<br />
Nilar Thein participated in the mass uprisings on 1988 when she was just a high school student and was first jailed in 1991. She was jailed again in 1996 for leading student demonstrations and served 9 years. Together with her husband Kyaw Min Yu, she is a leader of the 88 Generation Students and in August 2007 lead peaceful demonstrations against the military regime. She went into hiding and evaded arrest for more than 1 year before finally being caught in September 2008. She was sentenced to 65 years and is currently detained in Thayet prison.