UA 19/93 - Haiti: fear of torture / legal concern: Yves Jean-Noel
Yves Jean-Noel, a 20-year-old member of a local grass-roots organization, was reportedly arrested on 23 January 1993 in Nouvelle Cite, Grand Anse department. He is reportedly charged with distributing photographs of deposed president Aristide. He was arrested previously in January 1992 and severely beaten. AI fears that he may be ill-treated in incommunicado detention.