We firmly believe there should be no ‘double jeopardy’,” said Dr. Arkar Moe Thu, the chairperson of Dagon University Teachers Union.
“As the country is moving towards a federal union, we aim to include ethnic students.”
The statement comes after criticism of a remark from a senior ABFSU member that appeared to deny the government credit for the move.
A warrant for the arrest of nineteen-year-old Yadana Su Po Khine, also known as Po Po, was issued last month.
Members of the All-Burma Federation of Student Unions (ABFSU) gathered in Prome, Pegu Division, on 22 May to demand amnesty for a member who was beaten and charged for participating in an unauthorised protest.
Feb 24, 2009 (DVB), Two All Burma Federation of Student Unions leaders who were recently sentenced to three years' imprisonment each have been transferred to remote prisons, according to their families. ABFSU leaders Kyaw Ko Ko and Nyan Linn Aung were sentenced to three years in prison by Mingalar Taung Nyunt township court in Rangoon …