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Democratic Republic Congo Further information: Health concern / Prisoner of conscience: Journalist Freddy Loseke Lisumbu la Yayenganer of conscience

, Index number: AFR 62/023/2000

Freddy Loseke Lisumbu la Yayenga was finally admitted, under armed escort, to a hospital in Kinshasa where examinations revealed him to be suffering a slipped disc. He is now reported to be taking a course of treatment in prison, Amnesty International remains concerned the authorities may be continuing to impose restrictions on the treatment he receives, thereby further endangering his health.

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