Nguyen Van Hoa (centre) was sentenced to seven years in prison. Photo: AP Nguyen Van Hoa (centre) was sentenced to seven years in prison. Photo: AP
Nguyen Van Hoa (centre) was sentenced to seven years in prison. Photo: AP
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Vietnamese court jails blogger for seven years in prison for ‘propaganda’ over toxic waste spill that propelled protests

The Formosa incident, one of Vietnam’s worst environmental disasters, is a sensitive topic for the government as it balances political stability, environmental protection and foreign investment

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Nguyen Van Hoa (centre) was sentenced to seven years in prison. Photo: AP Nguyen Van Hoa (centre) was sentenced to seven years in prison. Photo: AP
Nguyen Van Hoa (centre) was sentenced to seven years in prison. Photo: AP
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