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French businessperson and author
Frédéric Pierucci, (born 14 January 1968), is a former senior manager for Alstom, accused of corruption by the United States government in 2014. He was arrested and detained in United States for many years, where he believes he was held as an "economic hostage".His story is frequently presented in France as an example of the hostage diplomacy and economic warfare waged by the United States, including against its purported allies. from Wikipedia
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