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The ring leader Phan Van Thu and his group members, flanked of... News PhotoCommunity,Courthouse,Group Of People,Horizontal,Human Rights,Law,Listening,People,Police Force,Politics,Verdict,VietnamPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThe ring leader Phan Van Thu (2nd L) and his group members, flanked of policemen, stand listening to the verdict at a local People's Court in the Southern central province of Phu Yen on February 4, 2013. Vietnam handed sentences of up to life-imprisonment to 22 members of a little-known 'reactionary' group for subversion charges, a lawyer said. Ring leader Phan Van Thu from the group called Hoi Dong Cong Luat Cong An Bia Son in Vietnamese, was given a life-long jail term while his 21 other members were handed between 10 and 17 years, according to the lawyer. AFP PHOTO/Vietnam News Agency (Photo credit should read Vietnam News Agency/AFP/Getty Images)