Current Status: Likely released - at risk
Date of Birth: 1972
Religion: Christian (Catholic)
Last Known Prison: Prison No. 5, Thanh Hoa province
Areas of Activism:
- Religious freedom
Highlighted Human Rights Concerns:
- Former Political Prisoner
Details - Background, History of Activism.
Dinh Ku is a Catholic Montagnard from Kuk Kon Hamlet, An Thanh Commune, Dak Po District, Gia Lai Province.
A devout Catholic, he stood up and protested against the Gia Lai authorities’ policy of suppressing religious freedom.
Arrested April 26, 2016. Sentenced to 7 years in prison under Art. 87 (1999 Code). Expected Release is April 26, 2023.
- Art. 87 (1999 Code)
He was arrested on April 26, 2016 and sentenced to 7 years in prison pursuant to Article 87, undermining national
unity, in a case involving 4 other Montagnard Christians. He is currently detained in Prison #5, Yen Dinh District, Thanh Hoa Province.
Profile last updated: 2023-05-01 17:38:23