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Vietnam - Police Use Violence Against Bloggers at Human Rights Picnics

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Bloggers and netizens who took part in "picnics to discuss human rights" in public places in several Vietnamese cities on 5 May were violently attacked by police and many were briefly detained.

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Past Member (0)
Friday May 10, 2013, 5:51 pm
Sad world we live in :-(

Helen Porter (39)
Friday May 10, 2013, 6:55 pm

Jason S. (50)
Friday May 10, 2013, 7:58 pm
Good posting, thanks

Past Member (0)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 6:14 am
Noted, not surprising.

Michael Kirkby (91)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 1:33 pm
Noted & posted.

Marlene Dinkins (269)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 1:46 pm
noted!!!! thnx Cal!!!!

Past Member (0)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 1:57 pm
Thankyou, Ive heard that many are still leaving VN for other countries due to this, even though the war is long over, the people are still not free.

Past Member (0)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 2:05 pm
Sad how they still have to live there

noted thanks

Carol H. (229)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 2:28 pm
isn't that ironic????

lee e. (114)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 3:09 pm
Sounds familiar - some recent NYC protests were pretty severe!

Vicky P. (476)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 6:14 pm
pretty much like China in the human rights and free speech regard

Past Member (0)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 10:52 pm
I agree with Vicky P

Carol Dreeszen (346)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 10:54 pm
This is terrible!!!!
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