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Myanmar: Imprisonment of students

, Index number: ASA 16/009/1997

This documents highlights Amnesty International's concerns regarding the mass arrest and long-term imprisonment of students, some of whom are prisoners of conscience. Many of those detained have been subjected to torture or ill-treatment. Amnesty International is calling for the release of those held as prisoners of conscience, and for the cases of the others to be reviewed by the authorities. A list of those known to be detained is attached.

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