Track topics on Twitter Track topics that are important to you
Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Friday Germany was considering measures against Vietnam for kidnapping a former oil executive and described the abduction, denied by Hanoi, as reminiscent of Cold War spy movies. Germany says Vietnamese businessman Trinh Xuan Thanh, 51, was seized in Germany and spirited to Vietnam where he is suspected of corruption and causing around $150 million in losses at a Vietnamese state firm. Thanh "was taken out of Germany using methods which we believe one sees in thriller films about the Cold War.
Original Article: Germany accuses Vietnam of Cold War-style kidnapping of businessmanNEXT ARTICLE