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Man gets eight years in prison for SEZ protest violations

A Vietnamese man was sentenced to eight years in jail Friday for "disrupting security" during last year's anti-SEZ law protest in HCMC.

Two jailed in Vietnam for burning police cars during last year's SEZ law protests

Two men have been sentenced to jail for burning six cars during last year’s protests against the Special Economic Zones bill, causing losses of $200,000.

Vietnam jails 15 more for last year’s SEZ protest

Another 15 people will go to jail for instigating and/or engaging in violence during last June’s protests against the Special Economic Zones (SEZ) bill.
March 08, 2019 | 08:58 am GMT+7

Vietnam jails nine more for violent SEZ law protests

Nine more people have been sentenced to jail for inciting violence during a protest against the Special Economic Zones bill last June.
November 30, 2018 | 08:41 am GMT+7

30 sentenced to jail for rioting during SEZ law protest

A court in the south-central Vietnamese province of Binh Thuan Wednesday imprisoned 30 people to up to 3.5 years for “disrupting public order.”
November 01, 2018 | 09:38 am GMT+7

HCMC jails two for smashing police bikes during SEZ protest

A HCMC court Monday punished four men with varying prison terms for damaging two police motorbikes last June.
October 08, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam imprisons another 15 for SEZ law protest violations

A group of 15 protesters will be jailed for attacking police officers and vandalizing a fire police station last June. 
September 27, 2018 | 09:25 am GMT+7

Vietnam jails two more men in SEZ protest aftermath

Two men will spend 15 months in jail for disrupting public order during last June’s protest against the special economic zone law.
September 19, 2018 | 07:50 am GMT+7

Vietnam parliament not to discuss SEZ bill in October session

Vietnam's National Assembly will not take up the controversial draft law on Special Economic Zones in October as previously scheduled.
August 25, 2018 | 09:58 am GMT+7

Four jailed in central Vietnam for inciting violence

Six more people have been punished for inciting and engaging in violence during recent protests against the SEZ draft law.
August 23, 2018 | 04:26 pm GMT+7

Many demonstrators were hired, says Vietnam’s top cop

Vietnam’s Public Security Minister says many people who participated in recent demonstrations were paid to do so.
August 13, 2018 | 11:51 pm GMT+7

Vietnam jails 15 people for inciting SEZ law protest

A court in the southern province of Dong Nai sentenced 15 people to jail and ordered probations on five others on Monday for blocking streets during last June's anti-SEZ protest.
July 30, 2018 | 09:10 pm GMT+7

Vietnam jails another 10 SEZ law protestors for blocking traffic

Ten men who caused traffic obstruction on National Highway 1A for hours will be jailed for two to three and a half years.
July 24, 2018 | 08:27 am GMT+7

Vietnam deports American citizen arrested in SEZ law protest

William Anh Nguyen, accused of inciting violent acts during last month’s protest in Ho Chi Minh City, will be deported after a July 20 trial.
July 20, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam deports American citizen for disturbing order during SEZ law protest

An American citizen accused of inciting violent acts during last month’s protest in Ho Chi Minh City will be deported.
July 20, 2018 | 01:08 pm GMT+7
 
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