PUBLIC AI Index: ASA 21/46/00
15 September 2000
Further information on UA 267/00 (ASA 21/41/00, 6 September 2000) - Fear of
INDONESIAAmrisaldin, aged 24 (released)
Amrisaldin has reportedly been released from police detention. It is believed
that he has not been charged.
Amrisaldin, a volunteer with a local humanitarian organization working for
internally displaced persons (IDPs), was detained on 5 September 2000,
apparently for carrying documents about IDPs in Aceh. He was held at the police
resort (Polres) in South Aceh.
No further action is required on this case. Thank you to those who wrote appeals.