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Vietnam frees high-profile dissident lawyer

 One of Vietnam's most prominent dissidents vowed to continue his anti-China activism after being released from prison on Saturday after serving two and a half years on tax evasion charges.

Jun 27, 2015, 16:04 PM IST

US concerned over Vietnamese rights activist`s conviction

The US has expressed deep concern over Vietnam`s decision to uphold the conviction of a prominent human rights lawyer to 30 months in prison for tax evasion.

Feb 19, 2014, 10:46 AM IST

Vietnam dissident lawyer in court to appeal jail term

One of Vietnam`s most prominent dissidents appeared in court Tuesday to appeal his imprisonment for tax evasion, as dozens of supporters protested against the communist state`s crackdown on dissent.

Feb 18, 2014, 11:37 AM IST

Vietnam jails dissident lawyer for tax evasion

Vietnam imprisoned a leading critic of the communist regime for tax evasion today -- a move described by the United States as "disturbing" -- as hundreds of supporters protested in the capital.

Oct 02, 2013, 18:00 PM IST

Vietnam releases 2 prominent dissidents

The two were held while appearing outside a fellow dissident`s trial.

Apr 14, 2011, 13:20 PM IST