- K’pa Lot, a Montagnard Christian died on March 11, 2010, from internal bleeding after a long period of abuse and torture. He had been in prison since 2007 for publicly expressing his Christian faith.
- In Con Dau, a town outside of Da Nang, on May 4, 2010, the city’s Communist Party Secretary ordered several hundred police along with hired thugs to brutally attack innocent people attending the funeral of Christian Nguyen Ba Thanh. In the ensuing arrests and interrogations, at least one Christian–Nguyễn Thành Năm– was beaten to death. Pregnant women were beaten as well, intentionally forcing miscarriages.
- Leading up to Christmas, 2010, the Vietnamese government declared Christmas celebrations a political threat, and labeled gatherings illegal. Decorations were confiscated and destroyed while villagers were beaten.
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