Y Lao Mlo

Current Status: Likely released - at risk

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Date of Birth: 1987

Gender: M

Religion: Christian

Ethnicity: Montagnard

Last Known Prison: Dak Trung prison, M'Drak District, Dak Lak province

Areas of Activism:

  • Religious freedom

Highlighted Human Rights Concerns:

  • Former Political Prisoner

Details - Background, History of Activism.

Y Lao Mlo is a Montagnard Christian from Drao Hamlet, Daklak Province.

A member of a Christian Church in Drao Hamlet that the local government has been suppressing, he protested against this policy. 

BPSOS, Religious Prisoners in Vietnam, May 10, 2017 (PDF)

Arrested July 15, 2015. Sentenced to 8 years in prison under Art. 87 (1999 Code). Expected Release is July 15, 2023.

July 15, 2015
  • Art. 87 (1999 Code)
8 years in prison
July 15, 2023

He was arrested on July 15, 2015, sentenced to 8 years in prison pursuant to Article 87, and is currently in Dak Trung Prison, M'Drak District, Daklak Province.

Profile last updated: 2023-10-04 22:34:48

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