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Vietnam tries 22 democracy activists

A COURT in Vietnam has begun the trial of 22 democracy activists charged with plotting to overthrow the Communist government.

An official said the defendants appeared in court yesterday. State-controlled media have said the group allegedly authored documents that distorted Communist Party policies to create distrust.

 
 
 

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