Vietnam will exile a rights lawyer after releasing him from prison.
A Vietnamese court halves the jail term of a professor convicted of publishing anti-state essays.
Vietnamese police arrest demonstrators rallying for the right to voice public dissent.
Vietnamese Catholics take to the streets demanding authorities return church land.
Vietnamese authorities send construction crews to begin work under the cover of night.
Vietnamese authorities are accused of pandering to China after imprisoning two broadcasters.
The US and Vietnam prepare for annual talks on human rights.