Open Letter regarding Mr. Dang Xuan Dieu and other prisoners of conscience

Vietnam Interfaith Council

On January 9, 2013, Vietnamese people inside the country and abroad as well as many international human rights organisations were outraged over the sham and unfair trial that the Vietnamese Communist government propped up to sentence 14 Catholic-Protestant youths of Nghe An. They were charged under Article 79 of the Penal Code, "attempting to overthrow the government", which carries harsh (...) (21/10/2014)

Vietnam Today

RWB hails Vietnamese journalist Dieu Cay’s release

(Reporters Without Borders) - Reporters Without Borders is relieved to learn that Nguyen Van Hai, a citizen journalist better known by the blog name of Dieu Cay, was released today, but points out that 26 other citizen journalists are still held in Vietnam, the world’s third biggest prison for (...)

Viet Tan in the News

Vietnamese Engineer-Activist Treated Like a ‘Slave,’ Humiliated in Jail

(Radio Free Asia) - A Vietnamese engineer imprisoned for his activism has been beaten, humiliated and treated like a “slave” in jail after refusing to wear prisoner uniform, his brother and a former inmate said Wednesday, calling for pressure on the authorities to bring him out of (...)