Vietnam activist ‘stopped’ from meeting Obama


  • Vietnam
  • Tuesday, 24 May 2016

HANOI: A Vietnamese activist Tuesday said he had been stopped by authorities from meeting Barack Obama as the US leader prepares to engage with rights campaigners in the tightly controlled communist nation.

Obama is currently visiting Vietnam and is expected to meet civil society leaders, including some of the country’s long-harassed critics, on Tuesday morning.

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