Viets said to be holding former camp detainees

Vietnamese authorities have begun detaining people previously released from "reeducation" camps, a Hanoi- based Western diplomat reports. The detentions were apparently in response to increased antigovernment guerrilla activity in which disgruntled soldiers of the former South Vietnamese Army were joining insurgent tribesmen, the sources said. No official figures of the number of people undergoing reeducation in Vietnam have been made public, but estimates range from 50, 000 to 200,000.

About these ads
Sponsored Content by LockerDome

We want to hear, did we miss an angle we should have covered? Should we come back to this topic? Or just give us a rating for this story. We want to hear from you.

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Save for later

Save
Cancel

Saved ( of items)

This item has been saved to read later from any device.
Access saved items through your user name at the top of the page.

View Saved Items

OK

Failed to save

You reached the limit of 20 saved items.
Please visit following link to manage you saved items.

View Saved Items

OK

Failed to save

You have already saved this item.

View Saved Items

OK