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VIDEO:Police raid houses of former chairmen of Danang

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Police at the Ministry of Public Security this morning at 9 am raided the residences of former chairmen of Danang People's Committee Tran Van Minh and Van Huu Chien in the central coastal city of Danang for their alleged involvement in the case of property magnate Phan Van Anh Vu.

Police raid Van Huu Chien’s home in Danang city. (Photo: Sggp)

Police raid Van Huu Chien’s home in Danang city. (Photo: Sggp)

Police were present at Minh’s home at No. K25/10 Ly Thuong Kiet Street in Hai Chau District at 9 a.m. on Wednesday morning. Meanwhile the raid was implemented at Chien’s home at No.2 Ba Dinh Street in Hai Chau district at 9.20 a.m. on the same day.
Earlier Tran Van Minh, born in 1955 , former Chairman of the Danang People’s Committee in 2006-2011 was arrested and taken into custody on April 17 , over the charges of “violating regulations on state asset management and use, causing losses and wastefulness” under Article 219 and “violating State regulations on land management” under Article 229 of the 2015 Penal Code.
The investigation police agency yesterday also issued a decision for Van Huu Chien, born in 1954 , Chairman of the Da Nang municipal People’s Committee from 2011 to 2014, to be banned from leaving his residence for the same charges as Tran Van Minh.

Khám xét nhà 2 cựu Chủ tịch UBND TP Đà Nẵng liên quan vụ Vũ "nhôm" ảnh 1
Police were present at Minh’s home at No. K25/10 Ly Thuong Kiet Street in Hai Chau District .
Khám xét nhà 2 cựu Chủ tịch UBND TP Đà Nẵng liên quan vụ Vũ "nhôm" ảnh 2
The raid was implemented at Chien’s home at No.2 Ba Dinh Street in Hai Chau district.
 

By NGUYEN KHOI – Translated by Kim Khanh

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