Vietnam reporter's press card revoked for insulting military

June 21, 2016 3:38 AM

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HANOI, Vietnam – A Vietnamese reporter's press card has been revoked for "insulting" the military in an online post after a search plane crashed last week while looking for a missing fighter jet, the government said.

A decision by Minister of Information and Communication Truong Minh Tuan, posted on the ministry's website late Monday, said the press card for reporter Mai Phan Loi of the Ho Chi Minh City Law newspaper had been revoked for "seriously insulting the reputation of Vietnamese People's Army" and hurtin...

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