Jailed Female Photo Journalist on Hunger Strike in Vietnam

(Global Voices) Minh Man Dang Nguyen was arrested over three years ago for taking photographs at a protest and sentenced to nine years in prison on subversion charges. On 28 November, in protest of ill-treatment she has received while in detention, she began a hunger strike.



The Prospect for Democracy and Human Rights in Vietnam

(Do Hoang Diem) Viet Tan’s Chairman appeared as a keynote speaker at a Parliamentary briefing on the democracy (...) (20/11/2014)

 

At Home and Around the World, Supporters Demand Justice for Vietnamese Blogger Dang Xuan Dieu

(Duy Hoang) A grassroots campaign is underway in support of Dang Xuan Dieu, a blogger and community (...) (18/11/2014)

 

A Parliamentary briefing on the prospects for democracy and human rights in vietnam

(Wayne Marston) Ottawa — Members of the media are invited to attend a Parliamentary briefing on the democracy (...) (17/11/2014)


Vietnam Today

Vietnam Today

Swiss Elected Representatives Raise Concerns Regarding Case of Dang Xuan Dieu

(Viet Tan) - On the morning of November 10, 2014, a delegation of Swiss elected representatives and senators visited the Vietnamese Consulate in Geneva to hand a petition to be sent to Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung regarding the inhumane treatment towards prisoner of conscience Dang Xuan Dieu, (...)


Press Releases

Press Releases

Life of Vietnamese Activist in Danger Due to Gross Mistreatment in Prison

(Viet Tan) - The Vietnamese government should immediately cease the ill-treatment, physical and psychological abuse of Dang Xuan Dieu while in arbitrary detention. News reports of Dang Xuan Dieu being forced to sleep and eat next to his excrement; denied access to adequate food, clean drinking water and (...)


Articles & Speeches

Articles & Speeches

Rights before weapons for Vietnam

(Duy Hoang) - Earlier this month, Senator John McCain indicated that it was time for the United States to consider selling lethal weapons to Vietnam after a 30-year embargo. The recent maritime standoff between Beijing and Hanoi over Chinese oil exploration off the central coast of Vietnam exposed Hanoi’s (...)


Guest Forum

Guest Forum

Time for the US to Get Tough on Vietnam

(Khanh Vu Duc) - The United States’ engagement with Vietnam is, in large part, a failure. Hanoi continues to ply benefits from the US while offering little in return. It is time for the US to demand what kind of relationship Hanoi is seeking with (...)


Viet Tan in the News

Viet Tan in the News

RWB condemns harassment of Vietnamese blogger and family

(Reporters Without Borders) - Reporters Without Borders deplores the harassment of the blogger Pham Minh Hoang and his family, which led to an assault on the French consul-general in Ho Chi Minh City on November 5. The diplomat, Emmanuel Ly Battalan, was assaulted by gangsters supported by plain-clothes police when he (...)


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