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Kids ‘orphaned’ as Vietnam jails parents over asylum bid

Ms Loan with her four children outside courthouse where her appeal against a three-year sentence was rejected. AMANDA HODGE, NGA L.H. NGUYEN, The Australian, 12:00AM...

Government quiet over reports Navy seeking to return Vietnamese asylum seekers

Updated 17 Apr 2015, 6:20pm The Federal Government is refusing to confirm reports that the Navy is attempting to return a large group of asylum...

Asylum seekers who came on boats to Australia jailed in Vietnam, advocacy group says

PHOTO: The asylum seeker boat from Vietnam was detected at the beginning of June. (Supplied) PM By Peta Donald Posted 14 Nov 2016, 7:03pm STORY: Dutton, Turnbull...

Vietnamese asylum seekers secretly held at sea for more than a month, commander tells...

HMAS Choules arrives in Sydney PHOTO: The asylum seekers were sent back to Vietnam on board HMAS Choules (Royal Australian Navy: Shane Cameron) By political reporter...

Suspected asylum seeker boat ‘unlikely to dock’ after interception, WA water police say

PHOTO: The suspected asylum seeker boat near a cargo ship off Dampier on Monday (ABC TV) By Charlotte Hamlyn Updated 21 Jul 2015, 1:30pm Police assisting in...

We’re a Disparate Group of Australians Doing the Work Our Government Won’t

When I heard that a woman who attempted to seek asylum in Australia but had her boat returned to Vietnam was about to be...

Amnesty International Public Statement

VIET NAM: IMPRISONMENT OF ASYLUM SEEKER FORCIBLY RETURNED BY AUSTRALIA WOULD BE UNLAWFUL AND COULD BE DISASTROUS FOR HER FOUR YOUNG CHILDREN 11 August 2016,...

Vietnam jails four asylum seekers over voyage to Australia despite ‘no retribution’ promise

Tran Thi Loan, 46, is appealing a three-year sentence handed to her in April. By Jessica Longbottom Updated 26 May 2016, 8:27pm Four people sent back...

Lụa and Loan, Two Asylum Seekers Rejected by Australia

  Kathy Triệu A Look Inside Published July 19, 2017 in Episode 76 41-year-old Trần Thị Lụa is speaking to me from a detention center in Indonesia. “It’s very...