In a decision announced on September 22, the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (UNWGAD) in Geneva ruled favourably to a petition regarding the detention of Vietnamese activist Nguyen Dang Minh Man. In a response to the petition submitted by Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI), the Working Group determined her detention was arbitrary and called for her immediate release. The text of Opinion 40/2016 can be found below.
Denmark is committed to work with the EU to improve human rights conditions in Vietnam under the EVFTA framework
September 19, 2020 Representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and members of the Danish National Assembly pledged to work with colleagues in the EU,