Vietnam – Nguyen Van Dai Update

Vietnam – Nguyen Van Dai Update

On April 5, 2018, Nguyen Van Dai, was sentenced at a court in Hanoi, Vietnam, to 15 years imprisonment and 5 years probation under house arrest, on charges of “attempting to overthrow the government”, under Article 79 of Vietnam’s Penal Code. Five of...

New profile: Nguyen Van Dai, in Vietnam

Nguyen Van Dai, a Protestant Church leader and lawyer, was arrested at his home in Hanoi on the morning of December 6, 2015. According to his wife, he was on his way to meet representatives of the EU to discuss human rights issues in his home country of Vietnam. Dai...