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28 November 2017

Vietnam court sentences blogger activist Nguyen Van Hoa to seven years in prison for producing videos, photos & articles about Formosa Plastic Group’s release of toxic chemicals

Author: Radio Free Asia

"Vietnam Jails Activist Blogger For Seven Years Over Formosa Protests", 27 November 2017...

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1 November 2017

Vietnam: Formosa activist faces suit for "abusing democratic freedoms"; penalty ranges from two to seven years in jail

Author: Radio Free Asia

"Vietnam to Try Formosa Activist on 'Abusing Democratic Freedoms' Charge, 02 November 2017...

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20 July 2017

Groups Misled Trump on Economic Case Against Paris Agreement

Author: Han Chen, NRDC

The Industrial Energy Consumers of America sent a letter to Trump on May 15, expressing their support for withdrawal from Paris. In their letter, they claimed to represent large member companies with over $1 trillion in annual sales.... [yet] many of...

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3 July 2017

Vietnam: Catholic villages protest against slow and unequal compensation for Formosa Plastics toxic waste spill

Author: Roseanne Gerin, Radio Free Asia

"Catholic Villages in Vietnam Protest Lack of Compensation For Formosa Disaster," 03 July 2017...

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13 June 2017

Groups march in Taiwan to protest air pollution; ask local govt. to stop issuing permits to a Formosa Plastics naphtha cracking plant

Author: Chiang Chun-liang and Elaine Hou, Focus Taiwan

Several groups marched in Yunlin…to demand the local government do more to reduce the use of coal and carbon emissions to improve air quality in the county....

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16 May 2017

Vietnam: Govt. claims that arrested anti-Formosa activist opposed officers and abused democratic freedoms

Author: Joshua Lipes, Radio Free Asia

"Vietnam Defends Arrest of Anti-Formosa Activist", 16 May 2017...

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27 December 2016

Vietnam: Over 1,000 villagers file complaints with local authorities over alleged slow and unfair compensation for harms caused by Formosa Plastics’ toxic chemical spill

Author: Roseanne Gerin, Radio Free Asia

"Vietnamese Villagers Petition Local Government About Formosa Payouts", 12 Dec 2016...

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30 October 2016

Vietnam: Govt. allegedly tried to prevent mass filing of lawsuits against Formosa Plastics for toxic spill; abduction of drivers & other forms of harassment reported

Author: Brooks Boliek, Radio Free Asia

"Hanoi Moves to Derail Drive to File Lawsuits Against Formosa in Vietnam" 18 Oct 2016...

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5 October 2016

Vietnam: Thousands protest, hundreds file lawsuits demanding compensation from Formosa Plastics for toxic spill; company has offered $500M in damages months prior

Author: Paul Eckert, Radio Free Asia

“Thousands of Vietnamese Protest at Formosa Steel Plant in Ha Tinh”, 3 Oct 2016...

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6 September 2016

Vietnam: After Formosa Plastics’ pledge to pay damages for fish kill, thousands protest claiming no compensation has reached them

Author: Roseanne Gerin, Radio Free Asia

"Vietnamese Parishioners March to Protest Lack of Compensation From Fish Kill", 1 Sept 2016...

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