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Woman found hung at police station

  (VNRN) – A woman, accused of fraud, died while undergoing interrogation by the police at the station in Binh Phuoc province on March 18. The police reported finding Bui Thi Huong, 41, hung “on the door” by her windbreaker after…

Hanoi protestors demand release of activist

(VNRN) – Dozens of bloggers and Hmong people on March 23 marched in the centre of Hanoi to call for the release of Bui Thi Minh Hang [Bùi Thị Minh Hằng], the land activist arrested last month under charge with…

Vietnamese court orders two more Hmongs jailed

(RFA) – A provincial court in northern Vietnam on March 20 ordered two Hmongs jailed for defying a government campaign forcing the ethnic minority group to return to older funeral practices now considered wasteful by many in the community. The…