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jeudi 19 octobre 2017

Vietnam protester arrested for ‘attempt to overthrow state’

A Vietnamese activist who had protested mass fish deaths caused by a toxic dump has been arrested for allegedly attempting to overthrow the state, according to her family and an official report Wednesday.

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mercredi 27 septembre 2017

Vietnam's harsh summer: state launches largest crackdown on dissidents in years

At least 11 activists have been arrested, charged or convicted over the past few months, while another was stripped of his citizenship and deported to France

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lundi 25 septembre 2017

Vietnam uses water cannon to disperse protest at global fashion brands supplier

Vietnamese authorities on Monday (Sept 25) used water cannon and electric rods to end a five-month long protest by villagers blockading a textile plant that serves global fashion brands, an official and a villager said.

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mardi 19 septembre 2017

Vietnam jails dissident for five years

A political prisoner in Vietnam was sent to jail Monday for a second time after being found guilty of violating the terms of his house arrest, as the one-party state cracks down on critics.

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jeudi 7 septembre 2017

A glimpse of the party’s dark side in Vietnam

A recent incident has given a glimpse of the dark side of the Vietnamese Communist Party’s regime.

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mercredi 30 août 2017

Vietnam's Facebook dissidents test the limits of Communist state

“This isn’t like China,” says Vietnamese activist ’Anh Chi’ at a noisy bar off one of the narrow streets of Hanoi’s Old Quarter. “They can’t shut Facebook down here.”

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vendredi 25 août 2017

Trinh Xuan Thanh kidnapping : German immigration suspends Vietnamese worker

Day work in a German agency while moonlighting for Vietnam's Communist Party ? Such is the alleged double-life of the suspended worker who may have helped Vietnamese spies abduct businessman Trinh Xuan Thanh in Berlin.

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In Vietnam, repression threatens growth

A lack of democracy has an economic cost.

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lundi 21 août 2017

Vietnam's president calls for tougher internet controls

Vietnam's president called on Sunday for tougher controls on the internet in the face of dissidents who are using it to criticize the ruling Communist Party, and to combat threats to cybersecurity.

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vendredi 18 août 2017

Vietnam criticizes US religious freedom report

Vietnam on Thursday criticized the U.S. State Department's annual international religious freedom report, describing it as containing partial and false information about the country.

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jeudi 10 août 2017

Vietnam : Kidnapping undermines efforts to seek friends and influence

Foreign investors and world trade institutions have long wished one thing for Vietnam: reform of its inefficient and corrupt state-owned enterprise sector.

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dimanche 6 août 2017

Vietnam disappointed by Germany's accusation that it kidnapped a former official

Vietnam said Thursday that it regretted comments by the German Foreign Ministry accusing Vietnamese intelligence services of kidnapping a former Vietnamese oil executive who's wanted back home on embezzlement charges.

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jeudi 3 août 2017

Vietnam silent after Germany accuses Hanoi of kidnapping

Vietnam's government and state media were silent on Thursday, a day after Germany accused Hanoi of kidnapping a former Vietnamese oil executive seeking asylum in Berlin in what Germany said was an "unprecedented" breach of its laws.

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dimanche 30 juillet 2017

Vietnam arrests more dissidents

Vietnam has cracked down further on dissent, arresting four rights activists on charges of trying to overthrow the government.

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mercredi 26 juillet 2017

US ambassador calls for release of jailed Vietnam activist

The US ambassador in Vietnam called on the Communist government Wednesday to release an activist who was sentenced to nine years in prison on what the envoy says are vague charges of propaganda against the state.

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mardi 25 juillet 2017

Vietnam police arrest dissident for attempt 'to overthrow government'

Police in Vietnam have arrested a prominent dissident they have accused of conducting activities aimed at overthrowing the government, in what appeared to be latest effort by the Communist-ruled country to crack down on critics.

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vendredi 23 juin 2017

Vietnam singer Mai Khoi adds a youthful tone to aged politics

The Vietnamese singer and activist Mai Khoi is an outspoken advocate for human rights and freedom of expression in Vietnam. After her performance at the Global Media Forum she spoke with DW about her political activism.

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lundi 19 juin 2017

Vietnam rights report highlights beatings, intimidation against critics

Vietnamese human rights bloggers and activists are being beaten and intimidated, Human Rights Watch said in a report released on Monday, as it urged the Communist government to end attacks and hold those responsible accountable.

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dimanche 18 juin 2017

Vietnam defends decision to revoke dissident's citizenship

Vietnam on Thursday defended its decision to revoke the citizenship of French-Vietnamese dissident Pham Minh Hoang, a former political prisoner who is accused of breaking the law and threatening state security.

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dimanche 11 juin 2017

Vietnam revokes citizenship of French dual national dissident

Vietnam has stripped a French-Vietnamese former political prisoner and mathematics lecturer of his citizenship, according to an official letter seen by AFP.

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jeudi 20 avril 2017

25 Montagnard asylum-seekers to be returned to Vietnam

Despite claiming to have fled widespread persecution, 25 Montagnard asylum-seekers will voluntarily be sent back to Vietnam on Monday, assuming Interior Minister Sar Kheng approves the move, a ministry official said on Wednesday.

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mardi 18 avril 2017

Vietnam's quiet Human Rights crisis

A dearth of coverage, competing global interests, and an omnipresent police state render violations largely unnoticed.

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dimanche 16 avril 2017

Vietnam : Use of recording devices could be banned under proposed draft bill

Citizen journalists and bloggers are angered after Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security proposed a draft bill that bans the use of audio and video recording devices in the name of national security, as the authorities attempt to tame social media.

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mardi 11 avril 2017

'Alarming' executions in Vietnam

Secrecy around executions continues to plague some Southeast Asian countries, with newly released figures showing the "disturbing" use of the death penalty in Vietnam, Amnesty International says.

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vendredi 24 mars 2017

Two bloggers detained for 'propagandizing against the state' in Vietnam

The Committee to Protect Journalists called today on Vietnam to immediately and unconditionally release bloggers Phan Kim Khanh and Bui Hieu Vo.

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mercredi 22 mars 2017

Will the environment be the Vietnam government’s downfall ?

Environmental protests are proving a tough challenge for the communist regime.

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vendredi 24 février 2017

EU says trade pact approval rests on Vietnam's rights record

European parliamentarians warned communist Vietnam on Thursday that a failure to improve its human rights record threatens to hinder the ratification of a free trade pact negotiated by the two powers.

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vendredi 27 janvier 2017

Vietnam : new wave of arrests of critics

Vietnam should immediately release rights activist Tran Thi Nga and drop politically motivated charges against her, Human Rights Watch said today.

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dimanche 22 janvier 2017

Vietnam police arrest dissident for propaganda against state

Police in Vietnam arrested a dissident on Saturday for posting anti-state material on the internet, as part of an ongoing crackdown on critics of the Southeast Asian country's Communist rulers.

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mercredi 18 janvier 2017

Freedom fighters: prison doesn’t deter Vietnam’s dissident bloggers

It was mid-morning the day 20 police officers from the Vietnam People’s Public Security barged into a downtown Saigon kindergarten and laid their gazes on Pham Chi Dung.

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