Land Rights

Dong Tam: People's Lives Are Still Shattered After Two Years

Dong Tam: People's Lives Are Still Shattered After Two Years
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The Vietnamese authorities still owe Le Dinh Kinh’s family a few explanations and answers.

Karie Nguyen
Karie Nguyen
Human Rights
Vietnam Briefing: Appeal Hearing Of Two Land Rights Activists, Court Upholds Previous Convictions

Vietnam Briefing: Appeal Hearing Of Two Land Rights Activists, Court Upholds Previous Convictions
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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. Vietnam court holds appeal trial of two land rights activists Vietnam’s Hoa Binh Province Appellate Court held an appeal hearing on December 24 for the two

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
A Total Of 16 Years In Prison For Activists Trinh Ba Phuong and Nguyen Thi Tam

A Total Of 16 Years In Prison For Activists Trinh Ba Phuong and Nguyen Thi Tam
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The Hanoi People’s Court tried land rights activists Trinh Ba Phuong and Nguyen Thi Tam on the morning of December 15. The trial concluded at around 1:15 p.m. on the same day.According to attorney Dang Dinh Manh, the court sentenced Trinh Ba Phuong to 10 years

The Vietnamese Magazine
The Vietnamese Magazine
Human Rights
Four Land Issues That Expose The Injustices Faced By Religious Organizations In Vietnam

Four Land Issues That Expose The Injustices Faced By Religious Organizations In Vietnam
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In effect, the Land Law in Vietnam leaves religious organizations with no right to self-determination.

Hoai Huong
Hoai Huong
Religion
Vietnam Briefing: Land Rights Activists Jailed Ahead Of Election

Vietnam Briefing: Land Rights Activists Jailed Ahead Of Election
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The Vietnam Briefing, which is released every Monday morning Vietnam time, is a look at Vietnam’s political developments of the past week. The general election enters the final stageThe general election is two weeks away and will be held on May 23, 2021. Here are the key developments in

Trinh Huu Long
Trinh Huu Long
Vietnam Briefing
Thien An Abbey – 45 Years Under The Government’s Fist

Thien An Abbey – 45 Years Under The Government’s Fist
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“Thien An” means “heavenly peace”, but the Catholic monks here have never lived in peace. In the 45 years since Saigon fell to the Communists in 1975, the monks of Thien An Abbey have only known hard labor and study, and resistance against forces hell-bent on taking their land by

Will Nguyen
Will Nguyen
Land Rights
This Land Is Our Land: 100 Years Of Blood Spilled Over Land Rights In Vietnam

This Land Is Our Land: 100 Years Of Blood Spilled Over Land Rights In Vietnam
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A 100 years have passed in Vietnam, but the people continue to shed their blood over the ownership of their land. We all wish to live in peace and harmony. But try to imagine, just for once, if we were put into the shoes of the people whose lands are

Y Chan
Y Chan
Land Rights
Recap: Sentencing in the Dong Tam Trial

Recap: Sentencing in the Dong Tam Trial
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As reported earlier, after four days of a predicted 10-day trial, the Hanoi People’s Tribunal took a recess beginning on the afternoon of September 10 to deliberate. At 3 pm on September 14, 2020, an initial verdict was announced. These are the details of the sentencing and the developments

Will Nguyen
Will Nguyen
Land Rights