Document - Further information on UA 292/91 (ASA 35/27/91, 29 August) - Philippines: harassment / fear of extrajudicial execution: Emong Lacson
EXTERNAL (for general distribution)AI Index: ASA 35/28/91
26 September 1991
Further information on UA 292/91 (ASA 35/27/91, 29 August 1991) - Harassment/Fear of Extrajudicial Execution
Amnesty International members appealing on behalf of Emong Lacson have received letters from him expressing thanks for the actions taken on his behalf but asking for these to cease for the time being. An interpreter and urban community activist, his name was reported to have appeared on a list of people wanted for arrest by the Philippine National Police (PNP) in connection with their political activities.
PLEASE DO NOT TAKE ANY FURTHER ACTION ON THIS CASE.