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Dong Tam Trials and Tribulations– Proceedings Against 29 Villagers Come to a Controversial End

The Dong Tam defendants at trial, September 8, 2020. Source:…

What’s New in the Database of Persecuted Activists in Vietnam?

These past few months, we have been working hard to improve the…

Freedom of the Press under Renewed Siege in Vietnam

Six months into 2020, the intensive crackdown against activists…

2019 Report on Political Prisoners and Activists at Risk in Vietnam

ILLINOIS, U.S., June 22, 2020 - In the 2019 Report on Political…

Vietnam in COVID-19: Normalizing a police state?

Vietnam has emerged as a success story in dealing with COVID-19…

Update on Political Prisoner Phan Van Thu from his Family, March 2020

Featured Image: Phan Van Thu (left) and his followers in the…

Trinh Ba Phuong’s Statement and Du Thi Thanh’s Letter on the Events at Dong Tam on January 9, 2020

Featured Image: Local leader, Le Dinh Kinh, who was killed in…

Interview with Le Anh Hung’s mother

One form of psychological abuse in Vietnamese prisons is…