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Myanmar: Further information: Kachin prisoner of conscience released: Lahpai Gam

, Index number: ASA 16/8254/2018

Kachin prisoner of conscience Lahpai Gam has been released from prison following a Presidential amnesty on 17 April 2018. Detained since June 2012, he was tortured during interrogation and falsely accused of being a member of an “unlawful” association. Lahpai Gam suffers from ill-health, which further deteriorated while he was in detention.

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