VIETNAM: Dissident blogger released from prison

WASHINGTON – Vietnam dissident blogger Ta Phong Tan was released from Vietnamese prison and arrived Sunday in the United States, the US State Departmente confirmed.

“Ta Phong Tan decided to travel to the United States after her release from prison,” a State Department official said on condition of anonymity. “We welcome the decision by Vietnamese authorities to release Tan.”

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