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Vietnam paying price for SCS climbdown

follow link Vietnam may have to pay millions of dollars in compensation to a Spanish oil firm following its latest retreat in the face of threats from China. Repsol has confirmed that it is in talks with the Vietnamese government following the…

Slovakian role in Berlin abduction ?

bdswiss risiko Vietnam’s relations with Europe look set to deteriorate still further following allegations about the involvement of Slovakia in the abduction of a Vietnamese official last year. The Slovakian foreign ministry has denied knowingly assisting in the kidnap but warned that…

Nguyen Van Dai and associates on trial for their lives

lieux rencontre 21 The police broke up an attempted demonstration by supporters of pro-democracy activists, as a major political trial got underway in Hanoi. Police and plainclothes agents blocked the march by a small group of protesters, who carried placards saying that democracy…

Germany turns up the heat over alleged abduction

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Police general arrested in gambling scandal

A former head of the police’s high-tech crime unit has been arrested on charges of involvement in a major online gambling ring. The prosecution of Major-General Nguyen Thanh Hoa threatens to further undermine the credibility of the police in a…

Famous blogger targeted

describing yourself on dating websites The blogger and author, Pham Doan Trang, has been tracked and harassed by the police for years – forced into an exhausting cat and mouse game for speaking out openly on subjects considered sensitive by the Communist party. Now the…