Foreign preacher takes rare turn on Vietnam stage

In this Thursday, May 23, 2013 photo, Nick Vujicic, a Serbian Australian evangelist who was born with no limbs, left, gives his speech to a crowd of about 25,000 students and young people at My Dinh national stadium in Hanoi, Vietnam. Vujicic?s appearance is a sign of how a government that once severely restricted religion as a challenge to its authoritarian one-party rule is now taking a slightly more relaxed attitude. Those associated with Vujicic?s trip said it was the first by a foreign Christian _ and the largest gathering to be addressed by a foreigner in Vietnam?s recent history. (AP Photo/Na Son Nguyen)
In this Thursday, May 23, 2013 photo, Nick Vujicic, a Serbian Australian evangelist who was born with no limbs, left, gives his speech to a crowd of about 25,000 students and young people at My Dinh national stadium in Hanoi, Vietnam. Vujicic?s appearance is a sign of how a government that once severely restricted religion as a challenge to its authoritarian one-party rule is now taking a slightly more relaxed attitude. Those associated with Vujicic?s trip said it was the first by a foreign Christian _ and the largest gathering to be addressed by a foreigner in Vietnam?s recent history. (AP Photo/Na Son Nguyen)
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