Current Status: Likely released - at risk
Date of Birth: 1979
Religion: Christian (Protestant)
Ethnicity: Montagnard (Ba Na)
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.
Runh, from Kret Krot Hamlet, Hra Commune, Mang Yang District, Gia Lai Province, is an influential pastor among the Ba Na ethnic community associated with the Kret Krot Evangelical Church.
As a pastor, he had been defending his Church’s right to freedom of religion. He was requested to go to the local police station for interrogation. There, his interrogators beat him and issued an order forbidding him to engage in religious activities.
Arrested April 23, 2012. Sentenced to 10 years in prison under Unknown. Expected Release is April 23, 2022.
Arrested on April 23, 2012, he was sentenced to 10 years in prison, followed by a 3-year probationary period. He is currently in Prison #5, Town of Thong Nhat, Yen Dinh District, Thanh Hoa Province.
Profile last updated: 2022-05-31 03:24:45