The 2013 Annual Report on
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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 ...
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.
The first execution in Viet Nam in more than 18 months is outrageous and puts hundreds of death row prisoners at risk.
Imprisoned Vietnamese blogger Nguyen Van Hai, known as Dieu Cay or “the peasant's pipe”, has ended his hunger strike after 38 days. An official visited ...
Urgent Action ASA 41/006/2013
Imprisoned Vietnamese blogger Nguyen Van Hai, known as Dieu Cay or “the peasant's pipe”, has been on hunger strike since around 20 June in protest ...
Urgent Action ASA 41/005/2013
Some 117 death row prisoners in Viet Nam have exhausted their appeals and will face imminent execution when a change in the law comes into effect ...
Urgent Action ASA 41/003/2013
Dr Cu Huy Ha Vu, a Vietnamese legal scholar, has been on hunger strike since 27 May in protest at his treatment in prison. He is serving a seven-year ...
Urgent Action ASA 41/002/2013
In this submission Amnesty International assesses the implementation of recommendations previously accepted by Viet Nam, including in relation to ...
Report ASA 41/004/2013
On 5 and 6 May 2013, young people attempting to hold peaceful outdoor picnics to discuss human rights were prevented from doing so by security police ...
Open Letter ASA 41/001/2013