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Q: What is this called, blackmail detention or extortion?

https://www.wral.com/china-s-tactic-to-catch-a-fugitive-official-hold-his-two-american-children/18019586/

 

So dad want come back to China for crimes that is no longer in contact with the  family, Keep the family hostage with America passports and don't let them leave to see if dad cares.

 

 

29 weeks 1 day ago in  Transport & Travel - China

 
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BBC article seemed to have a bit of detail.

Anyway. I call it total stupidity. The guy bails China in 2007 with 1.4 billion stashed, allegedly illegaly.. who would have thought.

The wife sets up a multi million dollar property company in the US. The kids go to the best schools. And the mum brings the adult kids back to visit sick grandad, while allegedly estranged husband in on top 100 wanted list.

A bit of whataboutism here.. What about El Chapos model wife flaunting her wealth in NY ?

Ok, not the kids fault. They are not in jail. Just not allowed to leave.

And here comes the dual nationality bit. Not allowed in China of course, but I would not put it past the mum to be so typical stereotypical.. and try to cheat the system.

The grandparents and extended family probably had a travel ban. No cheap package trips to thailand for them.

The father should hand himself in. Lets see if he can explain the 1.4 billion that went missing.

Or put it this way. If I was to nick a million from work, gift it to my daughter, and then pissed off to the UK... why should the company not be allowed to get the money back.

Parents should teach their kids to be honest.

And if the bank can get all the money back all is good. I am sure Stamford kids could head out into the world with a hundred bucks each and do ok.

The mum could get a job as a waitress in a scam Hainan fish restaurant. That should pay enough for her to look after her parents.

You know.. live a life based on her own skills. Rather than live a life of riley on stolen money.

I made a lot of assumptions there.

But the stupidity of the mum is plain to see. Maybe the kids did not know. But the mum is stupid.

Get the money back. Get the dad on trial.

Meanwhile, the kids can apply for work permits and go get jobs.

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Their homes are probably paid for with the corrupt money. 

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It's called 'kidnaping', 'holding in secret detention' surprise and 'human collateral' by my fav read :

 

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-11-26/china-kidnaps-fugitives-americ...

 

Chinese copy an item or two from 'USA War on Terrorism' ...

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BBC article seemed to have a bit of detail.

Anyway. I call it total stupidity. The guy bails China in 2007 with 1.4 billion stashed, allegedly illegaly.. who would have thought.

The wife sets up a multi million dollar property company in the US. The kids go to the best schools. And the mum brings the adult kids back to visit sick grandad, while allegedly estranged husband in on top 100 wanted list.

A bit of whataboutism here.. What about El Chapos model wife flaunting her wealth in NY ?

Ok, not the kids fault. They are not in jail. Just not allowed to leave.

And here comes the dual nationality bit. Not allowed in China of course, but I would not put it past the mum to be so typical stereotypical.. and try to cheat the system.

The grandparents and extended family probably had a travel ban. No cheap package trips to thailand for them.

The father should hand himself in. Lets see if he can explain the 1.4 billion that went missing.

Or put it this way. If I was to nick a million from work, gift it to my daughter, and then pissed off to the UK... why should the company not be allowed to get the money back.

Parents should teach their kids to be honest.

And if the bank can get all the money back all is good. I am sure Stamford kids could head out into the world with a hundred bucks each and do ok.

The mum could get a job as a waitress in a scam Hainan fish restaurant. That should pay enough for her to look after her parents.

You know.. live a life based on her own skills. Rather than live a life of riley on stolen money.

I made a lot of assumptions there.

But the stupidity of the mum is plain to see. Maybe the kids did not know. But the mum is stupid.

Get the money back. Get the dad on trial.

Meanwhile, the kids can apply for work permits and go get jobs.

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By the way Ambi. I upvoted you. These are discussions that need to be had. I hate how ppl downvote a perfectly good question. Why do they do it?

A point of note. 2008 financial crisis... Iceland was the only nation to jail bankers..

With that in mind.. and remembering the ppl who lost jobs and my own short time... I applaud any method to bring allegedly corrupt bankers to justice. That could have been our money he fucked off with. To be welcomed with open arms to the west..

Whats in the suitcase sir..

1.4 billion dollars.

Welcome to the USA Sir.. Line B for your instant passport and citizenship.

China wants him back.. USA says no cos he told us about your financial system... in 2007.

2008 was tough. Not for the crook with 1.4 billion in his case tho.

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The lady in Canada from the phone company swapped for these Americans trapped in China, nah, the art of the deal is bullshit anyway.

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