US lifts arms embargo on Vietnam

The US has lifted its decades-old arms embargo on Vietnam, following an announcement by President Obama in Hanoi on Monday. Obama said that the move was not a carte blanche for arms sales to Vietnam, and that, as with any country, future sales would be examined to determine “what’s appropriate and what’s not”. The Department…

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Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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