Monday, April 23, 2007

Ameriviet Blog March 17: Letter of Protest against the Brutal Crackdown on Dissidents in Vietnam

March 17, 2007

After joining the World Trade Organization in January 2007, the politburo of the Vietnamese Communist Party (VCP) has carried out a large-scale brutal campaign of suppression against the nascent movement for democracy in Vietnam. Ignoring all criticisms from world public opinion and strenuous protests of the Vietnamese people, in Vietnam and overseas, the communist regime in Hanoi has shamefully achieved the following: