A Tharawaddy prisoner staging a hunger strike has been transferred to Rangoon General Hospital, as his condition deteriorates dramatically.
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Reports emerging that prison authorities have denied strikers drinking water and blocked family members from visiting Insein jail
Fifteen political prisoners in Rangoon jail say decision not to allow inmates’ right to reduction in sentences goes against penal law
Domestic news journals forced to publish official article outlining why demands for improvement to prison conditions were refused
Prisoners in Kale jail near to Burma’s border with India refusing food since last week after government fails to reply to protest letter
Sep 9, 2008 (DVB), Veteran politicians in Burma on Monday released a statement expressing their concern about rumours that detained opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi has been staging[…]