Posted by: becketfund | July 22, 2009

Vietnam: Police Detain 18 Catholic Protesters

HANOI – Police continue to hold 18 Catholic protestors from a confrontation that occurred on July 20 over the rightful ownership of the Tam Toa church, AP reported on July 22.  The protestors had held a service at the church, and it has been alleged that police broke up this service by beating the worshipers.

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