Crime in Vietnam
Crime is present in various forms in Vietnam.
Petty crime, which includes pick-pocketing and snatch theft, is a problem in Vietnam. Traveling alone in remote areas after dark is of risk especially...
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Prostitution in Vietnam
Prostitution in Vietnam is illegal, although the government estimated that between 30,000 people in the country are prostitutes. Another estimate puts the number between 20,000 and 70,000 individuals....
Nguyen Quoc Quan
Dr. Nguyen Quoc Quan (Vietnamese: Nguyễn Quốc Quân, born November 20, 1953) is a Vietnamese-born American mathematics researcher and human rights activist and a member of the leadership committee ...
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Miss Saigon
Miss Saigon is a musical by Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil, with lyrics by Boublil and Richard Maltby, Jr. It is based on Giacomo Puccini's opera Madame Butterfly, and similarly tells the t...
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Bride-buying
Bride-purchasing or bride-buying is the industry or trade of “purchasing a bride” to become property and at times as property that can be resold or repurchased for reselling. Bride-purchasing or brid...
Vietnamese migrant brides in Taiwan
Vietnamese migrant brides in Taiwan have been increasing in number as marriages between Taiwanese men and foreign-born brides become more popular. As of 2006, out of Taiwan’s large immigrant populatio...
Ly Tong
Lý Tống (born Le Van Tong; September 1, 1948) is a Vietnamese American anti-communist activist.
In 1965, at the age of 16, he served in the Republic of Vietnam Air Force. He was assigned to South ...
Ta Thu Thau
Tạ Thu Thâu (May 5, 1906 – September 1945) was a Vietnamese Trotskyist and the leader of the Fourth International in Vietnam.
Tạ Thu Thâu was born in a small hamlet in Tân Bình, 17 km (11...
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Hong Vo
Hong Vo (born in 1957) is a Vietnamese Australian social worker from the Melbourne and member of pro-democracy organization Viet Tan who was arrested in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam on October 10, 2010...
Nguyen Tien Trung
Nguyễn Tiến Trung (born in 1983, Hung Ha district, Thai Binh province), is a pro-democracy activist in Vietnam. As the leader of the Assembly of Vietnamese Youth for Democracy Trung has been one of th...
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Bình Xuyên
Binh Xuyen Force (Vietnamese : Bộ đội Bình Xuyên or Lực lượng Bình Xuyên, Chinese : 平川派軍 or 平川力量), often linked to its infamous leader, General Lê Văn Viễn (aka "Bảy Viễn") was an independen...
Pham Hong Son
Phạm Hồng Sơn (born c. 1969) is a Vietnamese dissident. In 2003, he was given a five-year prison sentence for distributing two essays on democracy to friends via the Internet, leading numerous human r...
Phú Quốc Prison
Location of Phu Quoc PrisonPhu Quoc Prison (Vietnamese: Nhà tù Phú Quốc) is a prison in Phú Quốc, southern Vietnam (today it is in Kiên Giang Province. The prison was built in 1949-1950 by the Fre...
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Doan Van Toai
Đoàn Văn Toại (born 1945 in Vietnam) is a Vietnamese-born naturalized American activist and the author of The Vietnamese Gulag. It was published in 1986 by Simon and Schuster Publishing Group, New Yor...
Ho Chi Minh
Hồ Chí Minh (/ˈhoʊ ˈtʃiː ˈmɪn/; Northern Vietnamese pronunciation: [ho̞˧˩ t͡ɕi˧˥ mɪŋ˧], Southern Vietnamese pronunciation: [ho̞˧˩ t͡ɕɪj˧ mɪ̈n˧]; 19 May 1890 – 2 September 1969; Chinese: 胡志明), born...
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Pen Sovan
Pen Sovan (Khmer: ប៉ែន សុវណ្ណ; born April 15, 1936) is a Cambodian politician who served as the Prime Minister of the Hanoi-backed People's Republic of Kampuchea from June 27 to December 5, 1981, ...