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Vietnam Jails 3 Women for Waving Flags of Former South

A Vietnamese court has sentenced three women who held up the flags of the defeated U.S.-backed South Vietnam to up to four years in prison on charges of spreading anti-state propaganda, media reported Wednesday. The women were convicted of holding anti-state banners, the flags and chanting anti-state slogans outside the United State diplomatic mission in Ho Chi Minh City in July 2014, Thanh Nien newspaper reported. Their trial lasted half a day Wednesday. Ngo Thi Minh Uoc, 57, got four...

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