June 16, 2021

Since the military coup in February, a climate of terror has engulfed Burma. Disappearances, detention without charge, alleged torture and mysterious deaths are just some of the actions under the spotlight following widespread protests against the military takeover.

Al Jazeera’s report exposes a secret interrogation centre in the country’s biggest city, Yangon. This investigation also reveals how Western tech firms have sold surveillance software and data extraction tools to the country.

Wai Hnin Pwint Thon, Burma Campaign UK’s Campaigns Officer, is interviewed about her father’s experience of arrest and detention.

Watch Al Jazeera investigation report (Wai Hnin interviewed 7.50 – 9.30 and 24.15 – 25.20)


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