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Write for rights: Take action against human rights abuses
5 December 2009

Amnesty International's Write for Rights action takes place every year on and around International Human Rights Day on 10 December. Each year, people ...

Document       ACT 30/008/2009

Viet Nam: Nguyen Van Dai and Le Thi Cong Nhan (Letter ...
5 December 2009

Human rights lawyers Nguyen Van Dai, aged 40, and Le Thi Cong Nhan, aged 30, were jailed in May 2007 for "conducting propaganda against the State ...

Document       ASA 41/004/2009

Viet Nam: Vietnamese priest falls seriously ill in prison
24 November 2009

Imprisoned pro-democracy activist and Catholic priest Father Nguyen Van Ly suffered a suspected stroke on 14 November in Viet Nam. He is conscious ...

Urgent Action       ASA 41/009/2009

Viet Nam: Prisoner of conscience sentenced
9 October 2009

Vu Hung, a male teacher and pro-democracy activist, has been sentenced to three years' imprisonment for “conducting propaganda” against the state ...

Urgent Action       ASA 41/008/2009

Viet Nam: Vietnamese prisoner held incommunicado
8 October 2009

Nguyen Hoang Hai, a male prisoner of conscience who blogged under the name Dieu Cay, has been transferred to a remote prison in Viet Nam and ...

Urgent Action       ASA 41/007/2009

Viet Nam should release peaceful critics
24 September 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 24 September 2009. AI Index: ASA 41/005/2009. Viet Nam should release peaceful critics. ...

Document       ASA 41/005/2009

Viet Nam: Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic ...
24 September 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 41/006/2009. 24 September 2009. Human Rights Council ...

Document       ASA 41/006/2009

Viet Nam: Incommunicado lawyer now disbarred: Le Cong ...
6 July 2009

Lawyer Le Cong Dinh has been disbarred by the Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association and the Vietnamese Ministry of Justice has revoked his practising ...

Urgent Action       ASA 41/003/2009

Viet Nam: Prisoner of conscience, Le Cong Dinh (m)
17 June 2009

Human rights lawyer Le Cong Dinh was arrested at his office in Ho Chi Minh City on 13 June by Public Security police. He has been charged with " ...

Urgent Action       ASA 41/002/2009

Suggested recommendations to states included in the fifth ...
1 April 2009

Suggested recommendations to states included in the fifth round of Universal Periodic Review 1. May2009. Recommendations ...

Document       IOR 41/012/2009