The number of prisoners of conscience unjustly jailed across Viet Nam has surged by one third to 128 in signs of a growing crackdown on
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Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) has filed a Petition with the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (UNWGAD) calling for the immediate release of
David Gilbert | September 28, 2018 Vietnam sent a stern warning to dissidents this week: criticize the government online and you’ll end up in jail.
The Swiss-Vietnam Committee (COSUNAM) sent an open letter to the Vietnamese Ambassador in Switzerland and called for the release of blogger and environmental activist Le
Viet Tan Alert August 22 2018 A Vietnamese blogger and human rights defender was physically attacked and received death threats according to family reports. Tran
David Gilbert | August 17, 2018 A court in Vietnam Thursday sentenced an environmental campaigner to 20 years in jail for content posted to Facebook
Viet Tan Alert July 24 2018 Vietnamese authorities have set a trial date for blogger and community organizer Le Dinh Luong following a year of
With the upcoming trial of Vietnamese blogger and community organizer Le Dinh Luong on July 30, 2018, his wife Nguyen Thi Quy has written a
20 Members of Congress and Senators including Vietnam Caucus chairs Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ), Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) and Senator Marco Rubio have
Hanoi’s new cyber security move attacked as crackdown on free expression John Reed | July 17, 2018 A group of US Congress members has written to
June 10, 2018 Demonstrations target plans for special economic zones thought to favour Beijing John Reed, South-East Asia Correspondent Protesters took to the streets in