FILE - In this March 15, 2016 file photo, Htin Kyaw, left, newly elected president of Myanmar, walks with National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, right, at Myanmar's parliament in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Aung Shine Oo, File)
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While the government has released more than 1,100 detainees over the years, some remain in jails.The outgoing government and Suu Kyi's party have not yet commented on the report.Amnesty also called on the new government to review all cases and ensure no peaceful activists are imprisoned and to amend or repeal all laws used to crack down on human rights.In one such case, Htin Kyaw is serving 13 years and 10 months for distributing leaflets criticizing the government.
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