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Vietnamese Lawyer and Blogger on Hunger Strike

Vietnamese Lawyer and Blogger on Hunger Strike

Jailed Vietnamese blogger and human rights lawyer Le Quoc Quan has launched a hunger strike to protest the refusal by prison authorities to provide him access to legal counsel, access to legal and religious books, and access to a priest for spiritual guidance, ahead of his appeal trial on 18 February 2014 in Hanoi. Le Quoc Quan has been imprisoned since 27 December 2012.

 

Attached files:
File 20140213 Press release_Le Quoc Quan.docx

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