TAGS: End Unlawful Detention, Individuals at Risk, Urgent Action Network • Censorship and Free Speech, Detention and Imprisonment, Illegal and Indefinite Detention, Press Freedom, Prisoners of Conscience, Security and Human Rights, Torture • Asia and the Pacific, Myanmar •
August 7, 2015
Good News! – Myanmar: Media Workers Released (UA 213/14)
Five media workers have been released under a presidential amnesty in Myanmar. They had been serving two-year prison sentences for their peaceful journalistic activities.