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Sri Lanka: Letter to the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka on Ahnaf Jazeem

, Index number: ASA 37/4355/2021

Amnesty International writes to the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) on the situation of Ahnaf Jazeem. Ahnaf Jazeem, a 26-year-old Sri Lankan poet and teacher, has been detained by the Sri Lankan authorities since 16 May 2020 under the draconian Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA), without charges or any credible evidence being presented to a court.

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