Further information on UA 177/94 (AMR 36/22/94, 4 May) - Haiti: "disappearance": Edmond, Andre, Reynold Pierre (nickname "Tyblan"), "Ty Ge" (nickname), Edner, Francis Tessier
The six boys named above were released on 2 May 1994.
EXTERNAL (for general distribution) AI Index: AMR 36/23/94
9 May 1994
Further information on UA 177/94 (AMR 36/22/94, 4 May 1994) - "Disappearance"
Reynold Pierre (nickname "Tyblan")
"Ty Gé" (nickname)
Amnesty International has been informed that the six boys named above were
released on 2 May 1994.
The boys, all members of the Centre d'Education Populaire, one of the three
children's homes in Port-au-Prince, were detained on the night of 24 April
1994. They were reportedly held at the Service d'investigation et de recherches
anti-gang, Anti-gang investigation and research service.
No more action is necessary. Thank you to all those who sent appeals.