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Vietnamese national media today reported that the government is asking the National Assembly to allow the use of execution by firing squad until 2015.
The Vietnamese authorities must end their alarming crackdown on dissent and immediately put in place measures to protect activists from further harassment and imprisonment ...
Human rights defenders and other activists in Viet Nam are typically at risk of arbitrary arrest and lengthy detention for speaking out or thinking differently. ...
Report ASA 41/007/2013
Amnesty International has assessed the extent to which 12 of the states up for review have implemented key recommendations accepted in their previous UPR in 2009 ...
Report IOR 41/023/2013
When faced with high crime rates or public concern and outrage over crime rates or particularly heinous crimes, politicians and government authorities often present ...
Report ACT 51/002/2013
Viet Nam must immediately release a prominent lawyer and human rights activist who was jailed on politically motivated charges today, Amnesty International said ...
Viet Nam must immediately release a prominent lawyer and human rights activist who was jailed on politically motivated charges today.
In applying the death penalty, states regularly violate the rights of children and other family members of persons sentenced to death or executed. In this statement ...
Document IOR 41/013/2013
The first execution in Viet Nam in more than 18 months is outrageous and puts hundreds of death row prisoners at risk, Amnesty International said.