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Myanmar: Facing Imprisonment: Prisoners of Concern to Amnesty International

, Index number: ASA 16/007/2004

This document reports on prisoners of conscience, detained in Myanmar solely on account of their peaceful exercise of the rights to freedom of association, expression and assembly. It also provides details of political prisoners whom Amnesty International believes may be prisoners of conscience, and of those who are being detained without charge or trial. It names more than 200 individuals imprisoned between 1989 and 2004, who are among more than 1,300 political prisoners who have been imprisoned after unfair trials.

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