Ha Noi –The police have started prosecution against Nguyen Quoc Quan for allegedly organising terrorist activities to undermine the people's government of Viet Nam, violating article 84 of the Penal Code.
According to the Ministry of Security, Quan entered Viet Nam on April 17 through Tan Son Nhat International Airport holding a US passport under the name of Richard Nguyen. Initial investigations revealed he had schemes to execute some demonstration and terrorist activities planned by the overseas terrorist organization Viet Tan in HCM City and some other provinces and cities during the anniversaries of the Liberation of South Viet Nam and May Day.
Quan had admitted to his involvement in the criminal activities and was temporarily detained for four months for further investigation, the police said. - VNS