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Thursday, November 09, 2006

Vietnam included on enemies of the Internet list

Vietnam is one of thirteen countries denounced by Reporters Without Borders, the Paris-based press freedom group, for systematic censorship of online content. A 24-hour cyberspace demonstration ending on Wednesday was aimed at raising public awareness about countries that censor and block any material online critical of their governments. These same countries hold so-called dissent journalists prisoners for opposing the existing political structures in their countries, according to the group’s report.

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