Vietnamese blogger Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh (L), also known as "Mother Mushroom", stands trial at a courthouse in the central city of Nha Trang on June 29, 2017.

A prominent Vietnamese blogger known as "Mother Mushroom" went on trial on June 29 for anti-state propaganda, a court clerk said, as rights groups decried the charges as "outrageous" and demanded her immediate release. / AFP PHOTO / Vietnam News Agency / STR        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)