SAGAING DIVISION – Local residents reported that atrocious junta forces abducted the youths from four wards of Monywa Town in the early morning on Tuesday (January 16).
At about 4 a.m. on January 16, junta soldiers came to Shwekone, Nyaungpinzauk, Yankin and Myawaddy wards and captured eight young men, as confirmed by locals.
“They came very early in five civilian’s cars and abducted the youths,” said a local resident of Monywa.
It was not known why the young men have been captured.
The fascist army at Monywa reportedly beat, captured and scrutinized, and frequently extorted money, locals commented.
Similarly on January 10, a female school teacher from Phonesoe Ward and four other civilians from Innywathit (b) Kanthar Oo Ward have been abducted.