Human rights lawyer detained for blogging and advocacy must be released

Media Legal Defence Initiative

Nguyen Van Dai – a prominent human rights lawyer and blogger in Viet Nam is being detained incommunicado for exercising his right to free speech. Nguyen Van Dai has been in prison since 16 December 2015 when he was arrested on a trumped-up charge of “conducting propaganda” against the state. (10/12/2016)

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