3 bloggers jailed in Vietnam for criticizing government

No surprise. A Vietnamese court sentenced three bloggers who wrote about human rights abuses, corruption and foreign policy in Vietnam to four to 12 years in jail.

Vietnam convicts 3 bloggers for criticizing government; sentences range from 4 to 12 years

The arrest and sentencing of these bloggers is part of larger effort by the Vietnamese government to crackdown on the Internet.

 

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