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Myanmar's ex-political prisoners struggle to reclaim lives

23 April 2014 Last updated at 04:47 BST

Former political prisoners in Myanmar say they are still being "treated like criminals" and need more support from the state to reintegrate into society.

They were originally jailed for taking part in protests, which launched the country's pro-democracy movement.

The majority have now been freed, but many people have struggled to reclaim their old lives.

Jonah Fisher reports.

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