Hoang Ngoc Quyen

Current Status: At risk

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Other Names: Hoàng Ngọc Quyền

Date of Birth:

Gender: M

Ethnicity: Kinh

Occupation: Farmer

Areas of Activism:

  • Democracy



He lives in Dong Nai province. 

History of Activism

Due to his democracy activism, Hoang Ngoc Quyen was arrested for four times over the course of three years.

April 27, 2019: detained and beaten ahead of Vietnam's Reunification Day

  • Detention
  • Maltreatment in police custody
  • Property confiscation
April 27-29, 2019
Public security
Loc Vung cafeteria, No. 202, Ha Huy Giap Road, Thanh Loc Ward, District 12, Ho Chi Minh City (map)

  • freedom from arbitrary arrest or detention
  • liberty and security of the person
  • freedom of peaceful assembly

Facebooker Hoang Ngoc Quyen and former political prisoner Do Van Thai were the early victims of the crackdown on Vietnam’s Reunification Day on April 30, 2019. Public security forces arrested them at 6:00 pm on April 27 when they were drinking coffee at Loc Vung cafeteria, Ha Huy Giap Road, Thanh Loc Ward, District 12, Ho Chi Minh City. After being detained for 45 hours and beaten many times, Hoang Ngoc Quyen was released at 3:00 pm on April 29 after having his phone confiscated. Do Van Thai’s situation was still unknown for ten days after the incident, according to an update on May 7, 2019.

Profile last updated: 2024-06-13 20:34:05

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