Blogger in Vietnam jailed

  • A well-known blogger in Vietnam has been sentenced to five years in Jail. As per media reports, a court in Hanoi sentenced the blogger, Nguyen Huu Vinh, to jail on charges of publishing anti-state articles. Vinh is a former policeman and has links with the elite of the ruling Communist Party. Vinh’s assistant has also received three years in jail. Both of them have refuted the charges.