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UN Issues Human Rights Recommendations for Vietnam

The United Nations Human Rights Council has issued a list of 227 recommendations for Vietnam, including calls to abolish the death penalty, improve freedom of religion and end harassment of government critics. Vietnam's record came under fire from several countries during its review Wednesday in Geneva.  The recommendations were released Friday and Hanoi has until June to respond. Many of the diplomats who attended the review Wednesday condemned Hanoi's continued...

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