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Shackled By The State: Vietnam’s Restrictions On The Freedom Of Movement

Shackled By The State: Vietnam’s Restrictions On The Freedom Of Movement
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In their ongoing battle against oppression, dissidents in Vietnam have to constantly contend with harassment and abuse from Vietnamese state forces. Several of their human rights, such as freedom of expression and freedom of association, are undermined and invalidated by the Vietnamese government. As a result of their struggle, government

Aerolyne Reed
Aerolyne Reed
Human Rights
Vietnam Briefing: Human Rights Watch Says Vietnam Systematically Restricts And Violates Freedom Of Movement

Vietnam Briefing: Human Rights Watch Says Vietnam Systematically Restricts And Violates Freedom Of Movement
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The Vietnam Briefing, which is released every Monday morning Vietnam time, looks at Vietnam’s social and political developments of the past week. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Day to remember: On February 17, 1979, hundreds of thousands of Chinese troops crossed Vietnam’s northern border and launched a bloody invasion [https://www.thevietnamese.

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam’s Bleak Human Rights Situation At The Beginning Of 2022

Vietnam Briefing: Vietnam’s Bleak Human Rights Situation At The Beginning Of 2022
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The Vietnam Briefing, which is released every Monday morning Vietnam time, looks at Vietnam’s social and political developments of the past week. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Former Vietnamese journalist jailed for 4 years under “tax evasion” charges * On January 11, 2022, the Hanoi People’s Court convicted [https://www.thevietnamese.org/2022/

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
On International Human Rights Day, Dissident Dao Quang Thuc Dies; Vietnam to Bury Body Behind Bars

On International Human Rights Day, Dissident Dao Quang Thuc Dies; Vietnam to Bury Body Behind Bars
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Retired elementary school teacher Dao Quang Thuc passed away December 10 while serving time at Prison Camp #6, his son recently confirmed [https://www.rfa.org/english/news/vietnam/refuse-12102019152638.html] with Radio Free Asia. He was 58. Prison authorities in the north-central province of Nghe An claim Thuc suffered

Will Nguyen
Will Nguyen
News
Two Human Rights Groups Issue Joint Statement Against Harassment of Independent Publishing House

Two Human Rights Groups Issue Joint Statement Against Harassment of Independent Publishing House
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Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have condemned the Vietnamese government for their escalating harassment of an independent publishing house. Liberal Publishing House, established February 14th, 2019, seeks “to promote [https://nhaxuatbantudo.com/] human rights and freedom of information in Vietnam by printing and publishing books without censorship from the

Will Nguyen
Will Nguyen
Freedom of Expression