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Myanmar: fear of torture / legal concern: Maung Aye, Toe Aung, Myo Zaw - representatives of the National League for Democracy (NLD) Youth

, Index number: ASA 16/029/1995

AI fears that three young men arrested in Yangon on 18 November may be facing ill-treatment of torture in detention and may have been arrested solely for exercising their rights to freedom of expression or association. The three were arrested after a meeting outside the house of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and were reportedly tried on 20 November but the outcome of the trial is not known.

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