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. (13/12/2014)

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, (...)

Viet Tan in the News

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 and human rights movement in Vietnam, hosted by Wayne Marston, M.P., Official Opposition of Canada’s Critic for Human Rights. The evening’s keynote speaker will be Viet Tan (Vietnam Reform Party) (...)