Last Updated: November 26, 2023
Commander of the Bureau of Special Operations 2 since October 2022. Former Commander of the South Western Command of the Myanmar Armed Forces (Tatmadaw) and former Commander of the 33rd Light Infantry Division of the Myanmar Armed Forces (Tatmadaw).
BC 23750 (other-Other identification number) (Military Identification Number)
Major General Aung Aung is the Commander of the South Western Command of the Myanmar Armed Forces (Tatmadaw) and the former Commander of the 33rd Light Infantry Division of the Myanmar Armed Forces (Tatmadaw). In that context, he is responsible for the atrocities and serious human rights violations committed against the Rohingya population in Rakhi...
(Date of UN designation: 2018-06-25)
Date of listing
Restrictive measures in view of the situation in Myanmar/Burma
EU country specific
Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission
- All assets of the persons and entities listed in Annexes IV of Council Regulation (EU) 401/2013 should be frozen. It is also prohibited to make any funds or assets directly or indirectly available to them. The list of persons and entities concerned is included in the Financial Sanctions Database (linked). - Member States shall enforce travel rest...
In view of the absence of progress towards democratization and of the violation of human rights in Myanmar/Burma, on 28 October 1996, the EU reaffirmed the restrictive measures already in place, which included an arms embargo, and introduced additional ones, such as travel restrictions and the suspension of high-level bilateral governmental visits ...