Vietnam

Last-minute cancellation of popular Vietnamese singer’s concert raises eyebrows

Authorities cited technical reasons for the cancellation of Khanh Ly’s Sept. 24 Hanoi show.

Vietnamese prisoners of conscience continue to serve sentences far from families

Making family visits more difficult is seen as an extra punishment for prisoners.

Vietnamese fisherman shot by unknown assailant

The man was hit in the leg and may have to retire from fishing.

President of Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences faces Politburo discipline

Bui Nhat Quang is accused of violating the principles of Communist Party organization and working regulations.

Peng Lei lawyers ask police to follow law after DNA samples taken forcibly

The legal team said they were shut out when police took samples at the Peng Lei Buddhist Church.

At least 5 injured by heavy artillery in Myanmar's Sagaing region

Around 100 villagers, unable to escape, are being interrogated by junta forces.

Police, villagers clash over planned destruction of local road in Vietnam