Mai Khoi, a Vietnamese singer who tried to run for assembly but was blocked - May 2016
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Mai Khoi, Vietnamese singer not allowed to run for parliament

Mai Khoi, a Vietnamese musician, tried to run as a candidate for the country's National Assembly in Sunday's elections.

However, her application was rejected.

She is hoping to meet US President Barack Obama during his three-day visit to discuss what young people in Vietnam want.

  • 23 May 2016
  • From the section Asia
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