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Seoul court rules South Korea responsible for Vietnam War massacre

South Korean marines were accused of killing around 70 civilians during a raid on February 12, 1968

Why Vietnam is celebrating the Year of the Cat, not the...

Streets are decked out with statues of felines and shops are stocked full of cat-themed decorations

Vietnam president resigns amid major anti-graft purge

The sudden departure is a highly unusual move in communist Vietnam, where political changes are normally carefully orchestrated

US focus on Vietnam’s religious record may not be enough, spiritual...

The country has been included on a State Department watch list for violating religious freedom

Vietnamese founder of outlawed Buddhist sect dies in prison

Thu, 74, founder of the An Dan Dai Dao religious group, was serving a life sentence in Gia Trung Detention Center

Police descend on Catholic enclave in Vietnam in attempt to quash...

According to parish priest Joseph Nguyen Van Thoan, the land has been owned by the Church for more than 100 years

Seminary rector becomes new auxiliary bishop of Ho Chi Minh City

Joseph Bui Cong Trac will be the second auxiliary bishop chosen by the Vatican after Louis Nguyen Anh Tuan was appointed in 2017

Land rights dispute threatens Catholic parish in Vietnamese village

Local authorities occupied the land in 1972 and the parish priest said there have been several attempts by the Church to secure its return

Protestants in Vietnam’s Central Highlands complain of constant police harassment

The Evangelical Church of Christ’s claims came just ahead of Wednesday’s U.S.-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue

Priest who escaped Vietnam in 1975 named auxiliary bishop of Atlanta

Bishop-elect Tran, 56, was 9 years old when he and his family left South Vietnam on a barge in Saigon in April 1975

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