TAGS: End Unlawful Detention, Individuals at Risk, Urgent Action Network • Censorship and Free Speech, Detention and Imprisonment, Fair Trials, Freedom of Expression, Internet Censorship, Press Freedom, Prisoners of Conscience • Asia and the Pacific, Viet Nam •
Good News! – Viet Nam: Ta Phong Tan Released (UA 128/15)
Vietnamese blogger and prisoner of conscience Ta Phong Tan was released on 19 September after serving four years of a 10-year prison sentence. She was immediately put on a plane to Los Angeles, in the USA, where she is now effectively in exile.