Vietnamese government fears 'Black April Day' bill would open up old wounds

Embassy in Ottawa lobbying Parliament to drop private member’s bill.

UN Photo: Saw Lwin
Vietnamese refugees living in boats in Thailand in 1978.
Peter Mazereeuw
Published: Wednesday, 07/30/2014 1:30 am EDT
Last Updated: Monday, 04/06/2015 7:27 pm EDT

A private member’s bill has pitted the Vietnamese Embassy against a Vietnamese-born senator and parts of that country’s diaspora in Canada.

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