• Campaigns

Viet Nam: Denied medical treatment unless she 'confesses': Tran Thi Thuy

, Index number: ASA 41/3052/2015

Prisoner of conscience Tran Thi Thuy, currently serving an eight year sentence in Viet Nam, is being denied medical treatment for a tumour on her uterus in circumstances that could amount to torture. Although diagnosed by a prison doctor and despite being in severe pain, she has been told she will receive no treatment unless she “confesses” to the crimes for which she was convicted.

Choose a language to view report