Phan Van Anh Vu listens as his verdict is read on Monday in Hanoi. He was convicted of ‘divulging state secrets’. Photo: Doan Tan/VNA via Reuters

Vietnam imprisons fugitive spy after swift, secret conviction for espionage

The cold war-style case involving a high-ranking intelligence officer has gripped a nation unused to seeing the powerful toppled in public

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Phan Van Anh Vu listens as his verdict is read on Monday in Hanoi. He was convicted of ‘divulging state secrets’. Photo: Doan Tan/VNA via Reuters
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