George Livio Bahara, one of the men arbitrarily detained at a prison at the National Security Service (NSS) headquarters in Juba, was released on 25 May. Mike Tyson, another detainee, died on 29 June at the NSS prison. Twenty-one men remain held at the NSS prison under poor conditions with lack of access to appropriate medical treatment.
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Write a letter, send an email, call, fax or tweet:
Contact these two officials by 31 August, 2017:
President of the Republic of South Sudan
Salva Kiir Mayardit
Salutation: Your Excellency
Ambassador Garang Diing Akuong, Embassy of the Republic of South Sudan
1015 31st Street NW Suite 300, Washington, DC 20007
Contact form: http://www.southsudanembassyusa.org/contact/
Salutation: Dear Ambassador
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