Government-linked thugs have stepped up their attacks on Catholic communities in Vietnam, the rights group says.
The five group members scheduled for trial were engaged only in peaceful, legitimate activities, a group spokesperson says.
Nga was not permitted to see her family because she "has not cooperated," authorities tell her partner during unsuccessful prison visit.
Mob led by village chief tried to force 24 recent converts to renounce their faith.
His wife tells RFA the transfer to Gia Lai province was done with notifying Oai's family.
Dung Truong lost two teeth in a police station in Hanoi after he attended an unauthorized gathering to mark a deadly 1988 South China Sea skirmish.
Arrest comes after President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the navy to open fire at foreign vessels suspected of poaching.
Families of fallen soldiers and veterans hold prayer ceremonies to honor the 64 dead.
Observers call the visit a significant deepening of defense ties between the two former enemies.
A 'Red Flags' group assaults parents of Catholic children barred from school because their parents can't pay.
Nguyen Trung Ton, a member of the online Brotherhood for Democracy, still suffers from unhealed injuries suffered in a beating.