Kenyan lawyer Mbugua Mureithi was released from police custody in Kampala, the capital of Uganda, on 18 September and was immediately deported to Kenya. Human rights activist Al-Amin Kimathi continues to be held incommunicado without charge or access to legal representation.
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Myanmar: Rohingya Activist Jailed for 18 Months (UA 213/13)
Human rights defender Kyaw Hla Aung is now detained in Sittwe prison in Rakhine State. He is a prisoner of conscience.
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