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Vietnamese bloggers under close watch during Trump-Kim meet in Hanoi

Several Vietnamese bloggers were arrested or placed under close surveillance during this week’s talks in Hanoi between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns this latest harassment of Vietnam’s few remaining dissident…
Commentary: I have seen Lộc Hưng

I have been there by myself, I have seen it with my own eyes and I have heard it with my own ears: the tragedy which bears the name ‘Lộc Hưng vegetable garden’. That is the tragedy of the small…
Vietnamese-Australian bishop comments on Lộc Hưng garden

The Australian bishop of Vietnamese origin, Vincent Nguyễn Văn Long, condemned the destruction of 112 houses in the Lộc Hưng garden of Saigon/Ho Chi Minh City. Amongst these houses, which were partially build by the church, are homes of people…
Commentary: Strategic-level personnel planning is stopping talents

Donald Trump was never meant to be a politician but suddenly became US President without any „planning“. All the other presidents, even if they were politicians, also never became president by “planning”. Becoming a politician is mainly self-effort. All talents…
Vietnam: Multiple women sell their unborn children to China

A commune in the province of Nghệ An recorded 22 women who sold their unborn child over to China for about 40 to 80 million Vietnamese Đồng (approximately 1,700 – 3,500 US-Dollars). According to an article of the Vietnamese online…
Local EU statement on the recent conviction of Mr Le Dinh Luong

The EU Delegation notes the recent sentencing of Mr Le Dinh Luong under the national security provisions of the Penal Code to 20 years in prison, followed by five years of probation which follows the negative trend of repression against…
Fall um Trịnh Xuân Thanh gewinnt international an Bedeutung

Der Prozess gegen den Angeklagten Long N. H. ist öffentlich, was bedeutet, dass jeder daran teilnehmen kann. Auch die vietnamesische Botschaft in Deutschland darf am Prozess als Beobachter teilnehmen. Zurzeit sucht das Gericht einen geeigneten Prozesssaal, um die große Personenzahl…
Immer mehr junge Aktivisten werden in Vietnam verurteilt

In der vergangenen Woche wurde Trần Hoàng Phúc, Jurastudent an der Rechtshochschule Saigon, zu sechs Jahren Haft und vier Jahren Hausarrest verurteilt. Diese Woche wurden der Umweltaktivist Hoàng Đức Bình zu 14 Jahren Haft und sein Mitstreiter Nguyễn Nam Phong…