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Is Vietnam Now A Country Without A Solid Leader?

Is Vietnam Now A Country Without A Solid Leader?
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For more than half a year, the health of Vietnam’s President Nguyen Phu Trong has remained a top secret while rumors and speculation about him continued to spread across social media. Trong was not able to visit the United States in October 2019 as planned, and that fact stirred

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Politics
Nguyen Phu Trong Released Carp In Celebration Of Tet While Refused To Pardon Tran Huynh Duy Thuc

Nguyen Phu Trong Released Carp In Celebration Of Tet While Refused To Pardon Tran Huynh Duy Thuc
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One of the most widely circulated pictures on Vietnam’s social media in the last 24 hours was probably the picture of President Nguyen Phu Trong releasing a carp into Hoan Kiem Lake on January 26, 2019. President Trong was [http://en.nhandan.org.vn/politics/item/7098402-party-state-leader-releases-carps-to-bid-farewell-to-kitchen-gods.html] with

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What Should Be On New President Nguyen Phu Trong’s Agenda?

What Should Be On New President Nguyen Phu Trong’s Agenda?
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On October 23, 2018, General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong took the oath of office as the new president of Vietnam. He was the only [https://tuoitre.vn/dai-bieu-quoc-hoi-bo-phieu-kin-bau-chu-tich-nuoc-20181023081451471.htm] candidate introduced by the Central Committee of the Vietnamese Communist Party (VCP). Earlier in the day, the National Assembly confirmed Trong

Quynh-Vi Tran
Quynh-Vi Tran
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To Tell or Not To Tell Them About My Personal Assets: A General Secretary’s Dilemma

To Tell or Not To Tell Them About My Personal Assets: A General Secretary’s Dilemma
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In a surprising move right before the 7th Party Central Committee plenary meeting, a group of Vietnamese Communist Party (VCP) members and citizens have publicly demanded [https://vandoanviet.blogspot.tw/2018/05/thu-yeu-cau-cong-khai-ban-ke-khai-tai.html#more] – in a letter – that the General Secretary, Nguyễn Phú Trọng, discloses his personal assets in

Trinh Huu Long
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