Nguyen Trung Truc

Current Status: Pre-trial detention

Photo of Nguyen Trung Truc

Other Names: Nguyễn Trung Trực

Date of Birth: June 6, 1974

Gender: M


Ethnicity: Kinh


Latest Prison:

Areas of Activism:

  • Democracy
  • Environment
  • Human rights

Known Affiliations:

  • Brotherhood for Democracy

Arrest History

August 4, 2017
  • Art. 79


Nguyen Trung Truc is a member of the pro-democracy Brotherhood for Democracy group, founded by political prisoner Nguyen Van Dai. Truc is also a former political prisoner. In July 2016, Truc was part of a group of activists who were beaten by plainclothes attackers while attending a wedding of a fellow activist. 

Nguyen Trung Truc was arrested at his home in Quang Binh province on August 4, 2017, just days after the arrests of several other members of the Brotherhood for Democracy. 

Profile last updated: 2018-01-15 14:08:30