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Drunken passenger fined for sexual harassment on Vietnam Airlines flight

Aviation authorities have slapped a fine of VND10 million ($430) on a man who admitted to groping a woman passenger on a domestic flight.

Sexual abuse of underage school kids a legal, cultural failure

A spate of molestation cases has exposed glaring gaps in ensuring the security of underage children in Vietnamese schools.

Vietnam has miles to go in dealing with sexual abuse of children

Acknowledgment of sexual abuse of children as a serious problem has been belated; dealing with its aftermath is virtually uncharted territory.
July 02, 2019 | 02:13 pm GMT+7

Man fined $8 for masturbating on Hanoi bus

Vietnamese netizens are disappointed that a man has been let off with a VND200,000 ($8.57) fine after masturbating on a public bus the second time.
June 28, 2019 | 01:36 pm GMT+7

Ministry to help police handle sexual abuse of children

The Ministry of Public Security will directly assist local police in preventing and handling sexual abuse of children, a senior official says.
June 26, 2019 | 01:16 pm GMT+7

‘Fatherly love,’ says teacher caught molesting teenage girls

A Vietnamese teacher faces charges of molesting girls at his secondary school, notwithstanding his claims of “fatherly love.”
May 30, 2019 | 01:27 pm GMT+7

Man arrested for molesting seven-year-olds in child’s school

A man has been arrested in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang for allegedly molesting six seven-year-old girls at a primary school.
May 03, 2019 | 10:48 am GMT+7

Stop hurting our family, says wife of disgraced ex-prosecutor

Two days after complaining to the police that her family had been “humiliated,” the wife of child molestation suspect Nguyen Huu Linh withdrew it.
April 28, 2019 | 12:36 pm GMT+7

Don’t you mess with us any more: women, children learn self-defense

With sexual harassment becoming an increasing problem in Vietnam, women and children in Saigon are joining self-defense classes to protect themselves from gropers.
April 23, 2019 | 03:26 pm GMT+7

Bangladesh girl burned to death on teacher's order: police

A schoolgirl was burned to death in Bangladesh on the orders of her head teacher after she reported him for sexually harassing her, police said Friday.
April 19, 2019 | 02:17 pm GMT+7

Man caught on film trying to molest young girl in Hanoi alley

The Hanoi police have arrested a man who was caught on camera trying to molest an 11-year-old girl in an empty alley.
April 16, 2019 | 09:56 am GMT+7

Hanoi has nation's worst figures in child abuse cases

Of 1,500 cases of physical or sexual abuse against children recorded last year, 88 were in Hanoi.
April 08, 2019 | 05:06 pm GMT+7

Vietnam shocked by extent of sexual abuse children face

Sexual abuse of children is far more prevalent than thought, and Vietnamese citizens want strong counter measures as soon as possible.
April 07, 2019 | 08:01 am GMT+7

Ex-prosecutor questioned for alleged child molestation

A former senior prosecutor has been caught on camera apparently molesting a young girl inside an elevator in Saigon.
April 03, 2019 | 08:12 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese law seems to have a defining problem

Obscure and even non-existent legal definitions are failing to protect the rights of people who need the protection the most.
April 01, 2019 | 08:29 am GMT+7
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