Current Status: At risk
Other Names: Hùng Hưng
Date of Birth:
Areas of Activism:
- Freedom of expression
- Human rights
- Hiến Pháp
Highlighted Human Rights Concerns:
- Prolonged Incommunicado Detention
Details - Background, History of Activism, Contact Information.
Profile photo source: Facebook Hùng Hưng
Hung Hung is a member of Hien Phap (Constitution) group, established on June 16, 2017, with the aim to promote peoples’ understanding of their human rights in the 2013 Constitution.
Hung and other members planned to call for a peaceful demonstration on September 4, 2018, to raise their voice on social issues, including human rights violations, corruption, territorial disputes, and environmental pollution. However, many Hien Phap members, including Hung, were arrested prior to the scheduled demonstration.
CSVN giam giữ 8 thành viên nhóm ‘Hiến Pháp’ vận động đợt biểu tình tháng 6, Saigon Broadcasting Television Network, September 27, 2018
Nhà hoạt động Lê Minh Thể vẫn chưa được gặp gia đình sau gần 3 tháng bị bắt giữ, Chan Dan Khi group’s website, January 1, 2019
Arrested September 2, 2018. Released September 9, 2018.
- freedom from arbitrary arrest or detention
- liberty and security of the person
- freedom of expression
- freedom of peaceful assembly
- freedom of association
- political participation
Hung was arrested at around 7:00 PM on September 2, 2018, according to Facebooker Nguyen Uyen Thuy, one of the 18 members of Hien Phap group. He was said to be kidnapped and detained while he was on the way to the assembly place for a demonstration, scheduled in Ho Chi Minh City on September 4, 2018 (location not entirely confirmed).
He was released from detention the week after.
Nine Members of Constitution Group Arrested in Early September: Facebooker Nguyen Uyen Thuy, Defend the Defenders, September 24, 2018
Profile last updated: 2020-08-23 01:26:00