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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Phoenix Program
The Phoenix Program (Vietnamese: Chiến dịch Phụng Hoàng, a word related to fenghuang, the Chinese phoenix) was a program designed, coordinated, and executed by the United States Central Intelligen...
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Nguyễn Kim
Nguyen Kim (Vietnamese: Nguyễn Kim; 1476–1545) was a Vietnamese statesman who was the ancestor of the famous Nguyễn Lords who later ruled south Vietnam (and much later, all of Vietnam). During his rul...
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 ...
The Tale of Kieu
The Tale of Kiều is an epic poem in Vietnamese written by Nguyễn Du (1766–1820), and is widely regarded as the most significant work of Vietnamese literature. The original title in Vietnamese is Đoạn ...
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My Lai Massacre
The Mỹ Lai Massacre (Vietnamese: thảm sát Mỹ Lai [tʰɐ̃ːm ʂɐ̌ːt mǐˀ lɐːj], [mǐˀlɐːj]; /ˌmiːˈlaɪ/, /ˌmiːˈleɪ/, or /ˌmaɪˈlaɪ/) was the Vietnam War mass killing of between 347 and 504 unarmed civilian...
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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...
Pham Minh Hoang
Phạm Minh Hoàng (born 1955) is a Vietnamese French-educated lecturer in applied mathematics at the Ho Chi Minh City Institute of Technology, who was arrested in Vietnam on charges of belonging to the...
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...
Jemaah Islamiyah
Jemaah Islamiah (Arabic: الجماعة الإسلامية‎, al-Jamāʿat ul-Islāmíyatu, meaning "Islamic Congregation", frequently abbreviated JI), is a Southeast Asian militant Islamist terrorist organizati...