Profile

Dinh Ku

Current Status: Likely released - at risk

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Date of Birth: 1972

Gender: M

Religion: Christian (Catholic)

Ethnicity: Montagnard

Last Known Prison: Prison No. 5, Thanh Hoa province

Areas of Activism:

  • Religious freedom

Highlighted Human Rights Concerns:

  • Former Political Prisoner

Details

Background

Dinh Ku is a Catholic Montagnard from Kuk Kon Hamlet, An Thanh Commune, Dak Po District, Gia Lai Province.

History of Activism

A devout Catholic, he stood up and protested against the Gia Lai authorities’ policy of suppressing religious freedom.

Sentenced to 7 years in prison under Art. 87 (1999 Code). Expected Release is April 26, 2023.

  • Art. 87 (1999 Code)
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7 years in prison
April 26, 2023
Details of Imprisonment

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: 2024-06-13 20:34:04

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