Eritrean gospel singer, Helen Berhane, who was held in a shipping container for 32 months because of her faith, has met US President Donald Trump at the White House.
She was there as part of a group who had survived religious persecution.
When she was given the opportunity to talk, she explained the ordeal she went through in Eritrea and highlighted how her church members are still imprisoned.
The majority are in arbitrary detention and none of them has been charged in a court of law.
Ms Berhane was arrested in the capital, Asmara, and spent 32 months in custody. She was released in 2006 after becoming very ill.
Last year, the BBC heard from her:
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