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Khaing Kaung Zan, former vice-chairman of the ALD and active in the pro-democracy movement since the 1988 uprising, was arrested along with 5 colleagues in Bangkok in December 2000 by Thai police and handed over to the Burmese authorities. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his political activities he led in Thailand. He was released from prison in September 2009 and continues to work in the pro-democracy movement in Burma.
Tin Htoo Aung, a member of the 88 Generation Students, was first arrested in 2003 during a peaceful demonstration. He was sentenced to 7 years in prison but was released under Amnesty in 2005. He joined the 88 Generation Students after meeting Min Ko Naing whilst in Sittwe prison and in 2007 he led protests in Rangoon but was arrested. He is serving a 33 years sentence in Katha prison.
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Khaing Kaung Zan, former vice-chairman of the ALD and active in the pro-democracy movement since the 1988 uprising, was arrested along with 5 colleagues in Bangkok in December 2000 by Thai police and handed over to the Burmese authorities. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his political activities he led in Thailand. He was released from prison in September 2009 and continues to work in the pro-democracy movement in Burma.<br />
Tin Htoo Aung, a member of the 88 Generation Students, was first arrested in 2003 during a peaceful demonstration. He was sentenced to 7 years in prison but was released under Amnesty in 2005. He joined the 88 Generation Students after meeting Min Ko Naing whilst in Sittwe prison and in 2007 he led protests in Rangoon but was arrested. He is serving a 33 years sentence in Katha prison.