Google and facebook are in the opinion of amnesty international compliance with the state restrictions of information and freedom of information in vietnam. "Facebook and youtube censor in vietnam legitimate free community of community that does not abandon the vietnamese", said markus n. Beeko, amnesty general secretar in germany. They made themselves "for handlangers of the massive restriction of freedom of opinion and information".
Facebook announced in april of this year to moderate the content in vietnam for art. The company has increasingly held itself on the rigid censorship levies of the vietnamese. These saw criticism of the government or information on human rights violations as "nativity" at. Previously, the vietnamese government has threatened facebook sanctions. Also, youtube users had: inside in vietnam according to amnesty over the increasing censorship of content complained.
Violence due to postings
In addition to direct censorship, government-related groupings also tried users: inside these social media platforms to sign and to silence. Amnesty international documents in the report "let us breathe!" statements of social media users who were physically attacked because of their postings without the tatters: interior – police or attacking in civil – for the account. The report is based on interviews with 31 vietnamese activists, including former political prisoners, family attendance or deployment.