Faras Ghani | May 20, 2019 ‘Level of terror rises sharply’ as Vietnam ranks 176th out of 180 countries in the 2019 Press Freedom Index.
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February 28, 2019 | David Hutt While Vietnam’s leaders promoted peace and harmony at the Kim-Trump summit, democracy and rights activists faced harassment and house
February 10, 2019 | Erin Handley When Chau Van Kham abruptly stopped responding to messages on a trip to Vietnam in January, his prolonged silence
January 25, 2019 | Luke Hunt Hong Kong: A prominent Australian democracy advocate has been detained by Vietnamese security police in Ho Chi Minh City and
January 25, 2019 | Erin Handley and Emilia Terzon Australian authorities have confirmed Australian citizen and pro-democracy activist Chau Van Kham has been detained in Vietnam.
Joshua Lipes | July 17, 2018 Nearly two dozen members of the U.S. Congress have written to the heads of Facebook and Google urging them
June 12, 2018 Vietnam’s national assembly has approved new legislation aimed at further restricting citizens’ use of the internet, voting on Tuesday to require providers
June 8, 2018 HANOI/BERLIN (Reuters) – Human rights lawyer Nguyen Van Dai has arrived in Germany after his release from prison in Vietnam, the German
Activists say the US social media giant is obliging Communist Party requests to block and take down democracy and rights-related content By DAVID HUTT, @davidhuttjourno
April 10, 2018 | Megha Rajagopalan The open letter from human rights activists and independent media groups in Vietnam criticizing Mark Zuckerberg comes ahead of his
March 8, 2018 The first Vietnam Cyber Dialogue (VCD) was organized to help stakeholders gain a better understanding of the physical and security challenges in
November 22, 2017 The struggle against disinformation and fake news in Southeast Asia goes hand in hand with the fight to keep democratic spaces online