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Los 28 miembros de grupo llevaban en prisión hasta 26 años

Eritrea liberó el fin de semana a 28 miembros de los Testigos de Jehová que llevaban en prisión entre cinco y 26 años sin haber sido juzgados, según informó el grupo religioso, si bien las autoridades eritreas no confirmaron oficialmente la ex carcelación.

De acuerdo con el comunicado publicado por los Testigos de Jehová, la liberación se produjo el viernes pasado y aún hay 24 miembros del grupo que siguen encarcelados, mientras que otros siete fallecieron en prisión o poco después de ser liberados.

“Varios de los detenidos son hombres objetores de conciencia del servicio militar”, explicó la organización. “La mayoría, incluidas mujeres y ancianos, están encarcelados por actividad religiosa o por razones no reveladas", añadió.

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