IOL 2013.12.31 09:49
Buddhist monks and activists hold signs as they wait for political
prisoners to be released from Insein prison in Yangon.
Yangon - Myanmar on Tuesday announced there were "no more political
prisoners" after issuing a sweeping amnesty order aimed at fulfilling a
presidential pledge to free all dissidents by the end of the year.
The country has released scores of prisoners of conscience as part of
PRISONER, MYANMAR, CAMPAIGNER, JUNTA, PARDON, AMNESTY, Mathieson, New York