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Vietnamese delegates share thoughts on advocacy trip, UPR

Delegates from Vietnam have completed a hectic trip that took them to Washington DC, New York, Geneva, and Australia, advocating for human rights to international delegations attending the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Vietnam’s records. Vietnamrightnow.com…

OPINION: Is Vietnam putting on an act?

by Joshma If you follow human rights situation in Vietnam, you might already know that the country was elected last November to become a member of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the 2014-2016 term. This 14th member…

Plainsclothes police pelt activist’s home, break roof

(VNRN) – Plainsclothes police pelted an activist’s home in central Quang Nam province on Feb. 11 with large rocks of up to 15 cm-wide (6 in.), breaking the roof. The four rocks nearly hit Huynh Ngoc Tuan (Huỳnh Ngọc Tuấn)…