Jailed Vietnamese Dissident Denied Family Visit For Not Confessing ‘Guilt’

Vietnamese political prisoner Tran Thi Nga was refused permission to see her husband and children on Saturday when her family came to visit, a move intended to punish her for refusing to “follow prison rules,” her husband told RFA’s Vietnamese Service.

“Prison authorities told me that she had not followed prison rules and has refused to admit guilt [in the charge for which she was convicted], so they would not let her see us,” Phan Van Phong told RFA on Sept. 29.

“I asked them to at least let her see her children, but they just said no,” he said.

Read the full story: https://www.rfa.org/english/news/vietnam/family-10012018160415.html

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