New generation

New generation

Hanoi : Vietnam | Jan 20, 2010 at 2:01 PM PST
Source: BBC
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He is not a veteran communist, disillusioned with party ideology. He did not experience the full extent of the brutality of the Vietnam War nor the harshness of the economic impoverishment in the years following it. Soft-spoken and charismatic, Dinh was also a successful lawyer, well-known for representing... FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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