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FEB 04, 2013 - The Guardian

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Vietnam jails activists for subversion amid crackdown on dissidents

Pro-democracy activists convicted of trying to overthrow communist government, sparking human rights concernsA court in Vietnam has sentenced a man to life in prison and given jail terms of up to 17 years to other defendants after they were found guilty of "subversive activities", according to the state-run Vietnam Television.The verdict follows a series of harsh punishments handed down for dissent in the communist-ruled country, at a time of reported political infighting among the leadership centred on how to reform the economy and tackle management problems at big state firms that have led ... Read More

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