A probe found that the bird, which had flown across the contentious border between the nuclear-armed nations, was not a spy
Ma Jian, a vice minister at the Ministry of State Security, is the most senior security official facing investigation since former domestic security tsar Zhou Yongkang was ensnared in a graft scandal last July.
An American historian who authored a book on Vietnam’s famed spy Pham Xuan An has launched a website in both English and Vietnamese out of his reverence and emotions for the late intelligence general.
In an advance excerpt of his interview in Moscow with "NBC Nightly News" that aired on Tuesday, Snowden rejected comments by critics that he was a low-level analyst.
Revered Vietnamese intelligence general Pham Xuan An, whose double life has been depicted in American historian Larry Berman’s books, will be highlighted in a television series and a movie.
Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono also announced that cooperation would be temporarily halted in a number of other areas, including military exercises and intelligence exchanges.
The Vietnamese version of the revised book titled “Perfect spy X6 - the incredible double life of Pham Xuan An, Reuters, Time, New York Herald Tribune reporter & Vietnamese strategic intelligence general” by American historian Larry Berman, is set to be released on Sept 4.
A senior Bolivian diplomat said the Austrians had acted at the bidding of the United States, which has been trying to get its hands on Snowden since he revealed details of its secret surveillance programs last month
Ecuador said on Wednesday the United States must "submit its position" regarding Edward Snowden to the Ecuadorean government in writing
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