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The plight of Father Nguyen Van Ly

While praying one recent Saturday morning this month, Father Nguyen Van Ly collapsed on the floor unconscious. It was his second stroke in four months,

An Inconvenient Man

by Greg Rushford posted on September 21, 2009 Vietnam attracted an impressive $8 billion in foreign direct investments last year, according to a report that

Chinese shadow over Vietnamese repression

Asia Times Online September 12, 2009 A crackdown on anti-China sentiment in Vietnam signals factional politicking inside the ruling Communist Party ahead of the next

Vietnam failing rights standard

July 20, 2009 WASHINGTON – There is much to celebrate in Vietnam these days, with substantial economic progress, reductions in poverty and deepening trade relationships