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American jailed for attempt to overthrow Vietnam govt back in California

American jailed for attempt to overthrow Vietnam govt back in California

Michael Nguyen, a US citizen sentenced last year to 12 years in a Vietnamese jail for "attempting to overthrow the state", has been released and returned to his home in California, a family spokesman told Reuters on Monday.

US citizen held in Vietnam for attempt to 'overthrow state'

US citizen held in Vietnam for attempt to 'overthrow state'

A Vietnamese-American man is being held in Vietnam for attempting to overthrow the state, his family and a US lawmaker said, calling for his quick release from the communist country that routinely jails its critics.

Trump asks Congress to probe alleged illicit investigations

Trump asks Congress to probe alleged illicit investigations

President Donald Trump is asking Congress to probe ‘potentially politically motivated investigations’ during the 2016 campaign, the White House said Sunday.