20 Years On: How Vietnamese View U.S.-Vietnam Relations

(Viet Tan Alert) How do politically attuned Vietnamese view General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s upcoming visit and the U.S.-Vietnam bilateral relationship? Viet Tan brings you the latest analysis and key findings of a poll on the eve of the Communist Party chief’s visit to the United States.



Interview with human rights activist Le Quoc Quan

(Lawyers for Lawyers) Human rights activist Le Quoc Quan upon his release: ‘I will go ahead, because I believe it is (...) (30/06/2015)

 

Vietnam frees high-profile dissident lawyer

(AFP) Hanoi (AFP) - One of Vietnam’s most prominent dissidents vowed to continue his anti-China (...) (27/06/2015)

 

Family Sends Letter Urging John Kerry to Call For Release of Vietnam’s Prisoners of Conscience

(Dang Xuan Ha) The family of Vietnamese voice of conscience Dang Xuan Dieu gathered together to send a letter (...) (27/06/2015)


Vietnam Today

Vietnam Today

Urge Secretary Kerry to call for the release of Vietnamese Prisoners of Conscience

On the eve of VCP General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s visit to the U.S., please urge Secretary of State John Kerry to call for the release of all Vietnamese prisoners of conscience including Ho Duc Hoa, Dang Xuan Dieu and Nguyen Dang Minh Man. It’s vital that the U.S. sends a clear message to (...)


Press Releases

Press Releases

Briefing on Vietnam’s Voices of Conscience

(Viet Tan) - Rep. Zoe Lofgren (CA-19), Rep. Loretta Sanchez (CA-46), and Rep. Chris Smith (NJ-4), co-chairs of the Congressional Caucus on Vietnam, will host a briefing with activists from Vietnam and Stanford Law School’s Allen Weiner. The briefing will highlight the Government of Vietnam’s mistreatment and (...)


Articles & Speeches

Articles & Speeches

Testimony on Vietnam’s Prisoners of Conscience before Canada’s House of Commons

(Trinh Nguyen) - Appearing before the Canadian House of Commons, Trinh Nguyen - along with human rights activist Truong Minh Tam and Reverend Nguyen Manh Hung - raise the case of three imprisoned human rights defenders in Vietnam.


Guest Forum

Guest Forum

Vietnam: A not so happy anniversary

(Graham Cooke) - The Australian Navy’s treatment of 46 Vietnamese asylum seekers in sending them back to their home country last month after a hurried on-sea ‘assessment’ process, was without any real attempt to discover why the people were leaving and what would happen to them when they were (...)


Viet Tan in the News

Viet Tan in the News

11 NGO’s call for respect of basic rights upon imminent release of human right lawyer Le Quoc Quan

(International Organizations) - 11 NGO’s have written a joint letter for Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung with the imminent release of human rights lawyer Le Quoc Quan. This joint letter calls upon the Government of Vietnam to respect and protect Mr. Le Quoc Quan’s internationally protected (...)