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  • Le Quoc Quan conviction upheld by Vietnam court

    A court in Vietnam has upheld the conviction of a popular human rights lawyer and dissident on tax evasion charges, drawing a swift rebuke from the Obama administration.


  • Vietnam frees American activist after 9 months

    Vietnamese authorities on Wednesday released and deported an American pro-democracy activist detained since April, a move that contrasts with the long prison terms given to Vietnamese activists who are members of the same U.S.-based dissident group.


  • Vietnam struggles to crack down on activist blogs

    The 7-iron resting against the wall in Le Quoc Quan's office is for self-defense, not sport. The human-rights lawyer and blogger has not left home without the golf club since being beaten last month by iron-bar-wielding men he suspects were sent by the police.


  • Vietnam frees third dissident

    From combined dispatches


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