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Thar Gyi, a prominent student leader during the 1988 uprising was first arrested in 1990 and sentenced to 3 years. He was arrested again in December 1996 when he led student protests and was sentenced to 14 years imprisonment. He served almost 13 years in 4 different prisons before fleeing to the Thai-Burma border where he now works at the AAPP.
Myat San, former member of the Tri Color student group that provided security to Aung San Suu Kyi was first arrested in 1991 for his role in the 10D student protests and was sentenced to 20 years in prison. In 2000 he was released from prison only to be told at the gates that he was to be detained again. He was finally released in December 2005. In November 2007 he was arrested once more for his alleged involvement in the Saffron Revolution and was jailed for 3 years until his release in 2010.
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Thar Gyi, a prominent student leader during the 1988 uprising was first arrested in 1990 and sentenced to 3 years. He was arrested again in December 1996 when he led student protests and was sentenced to 14 years imprisonment. He served almost 13 years in 4 different prisons before fleeing to the Thai-Burma border where he now works at the AAPP.<br />
Myat San, former member of the Tri Color student group that provided security to Aung San Suu Kyi was first arrested in 1991 for his role in the 10D student protests and was sentenced to 20 years in prison. In 2000 he was released from prison only to be told at the gates that he was to be detained again. He was finally released in December 2005. In November 2007 he was arrested once more for his alleged involvement in the Saffron Revolution and was jailed for 3 years until his release in 2010.