One of the prisoners being released in Myanmar, Vicky Bowman (pictured with her husband, Burmese artist Htein Lin, and their baby Aurora). Photo: SCMP
One of the prisoners being released in Myanmar, Vicky Bowman (pictured with her husband, Burmese artist Htein Lin, and their baby Aurora). Photo: SCMP
Myanmar

Myanmar releasing four foreign nationals among broad amnesty of nearly 6,000 prisoners

  • Australian Sean Turnell, Japan’s Toru Kubota, Briton Vicky Bowman, American Kyaw Htay Oo, and 11 Myanmar celebrities are among 5,774 prisoners being released
  • 16,232 people have been detained on political charges in Myanmar since the army ousted the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi last year, rights group says

One of the prisoners being released in Myanmar, Vicky Bowman (pictured with her husband, Burmese artist Htein Lin, and their baby Aurora). Photo: SCMP
One of the prisoners being released in Myanmar, Vicky Bowman (pictured with her husband, Burmese artist Htein Lin, and their baby Aurora). Photo: SCMP
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