Helen Nguyen, wife of Michael Nguyen of Orange, who has been imprisoned without charges by the Vietnamese government since last July. Photo: Tribune News Service

From a Vietnam jail cell to Trump’s state-of-the-union address: one wife’s bid to get her husband’s story heard

  • Michael Phuong Minh Nguyen, from California, was imprisoned in Vietnam in July for ‘actions’ to overthrow the government
  • The spotlight of the state-of-the-union address allows his wife Helen Nguyen to again call attention to her husband’s plight, lobbying for urgent help in hopes of his release
Topic |   Vietnam

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Helen Nguyen, wife of Michael Nguyen of Orange, who has been imprisoned without charges by the Vietnamese government since last July. Photo: Tribune News Service
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Xi Jinping and Donald Trump are expected to meet at the end of the month. Photo: AP

Xi Jinping and Donald Trump ‘may meet in Da Nang, Vietnam’ at the end of February

  • Source familiar with discussions says the two sides are considering a meeting in the coastal city on February 27 and 28
  • The presidents are expected to continue pushing to resolve the trade dispute between the two nations
Topic |   Xi Jinping

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Xi Jinping and Donald Trump are expected to meet at the end of the month. Photo: AP
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