UA 56/93 - Haiti: ill-treatment: Patrick Bourdeaux
Patrick Bourdeaux, a member of a grassroots organization, was reportedly arrested by members of the armed forces on 1 March 1993 in Jeremie, Grande- Anse department. He was reportedly badly beaten on arrest and remains detained at the prison of Jeremie. He has reportedly been accused of distributing leaflets supporting the deposed President Aristide. AI is concerned for his safety.