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Two men to be prosecuted related to Phan Van Anh Vu case

Society

Two men to be prosecuted related to Phan Van Anh Vu case

The Investigation Police Agency under the Ministry of Public Security (MoPS) has asked the Supreme People’s Procuracy to prosecute two suspects for “swindling to appropriate assets” in the high-profile case concerning Phan Van Anh Vu, former chairman of Bac Nam 79 Construction Joint Stock Company.

Former Khmer Rouge strongman dies at 93

World

Former Khmer Rouge strongman dies at 93

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) has announced former senior Khmer Rouge leader Noun Chea, who has been convicted and sentenced to life in prison, died at the age of 93.

Hanoi exhibition tells stories of peace

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Hanoi exhibition tells stories of peace

An exhibition themed “Diary of Peace” is taking place at the Hoa Lo Prison relic site in Hanoi to mark 20 years since the capital city was honoured the City for Peace by UNESCO.

Poachers imprisoned for killing rare langurs

Environment

Poachers imprisoned for killing rare langurs

The Con Cuong district People’s Court in the central province of Nghe An has sentenced five local poachers to a total of 13 years and six months in prison for violating regulations on protection of endangered, precious and rare animals.

Vinashin’s former chairman sentenced to 13 years in prison

Society

Vinashin’s former chairman sentenced to 13 years in prison

Former Chairman of the Council of Members of the State-run Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Group (Vinashin) Nguyen Ngoc Su was sentenced to 13 years in prison for the charge of “abusing position and power to appropriate assets” at a first-instance trial in Hanoi on June 12.

Man receives six-year jail term for anti-State activity

Society

Man receives six-year jail term for anti-State activity

The People’s Court of Ben Tre province handed down a prison sentence of six years to Nguyen Ngoc Anh for “making, storing, releasing, and circulating information and documents against the State” in line with Article 117 of the Penal Code at the first-instance trial on June 6.