If you are doing anything shady in the word of international commerce/espionage or know some secret that could be deadly to others, here is a pro-tip.
Do not go to France.
Sure, there might be nerve agents in the UK, but since November of last year, there have been a good half dozen deaths in France of high profile people that never even get a cursory look or even worse, are never mentioned again after the initial news report. Go back to November when I first started talking about it and look.
It just so happens that a guy who knows all the same secrets as that beyond wealthy guy back in November gets killed this past week.
Oh sure, they can call it what they want, but there will be no followup at all.
Why do you think that our favorite former A list syndicated actress suddenly stopped living there, or at least in any fixed residence.
She gave up all plans to open any kind of business there.
She knows the people being killed.
She has spent some one on one time with at least two, including the first to go last November.
He always had a thing for her and was a long time benefactor.
Searches called off for Quiksilver CEO Pierre Agnes missing at sea
French authorities had deployed boats and helicopters to search for head of California-based company
The boat belonging to Agnes sits in the port of Capbreton in southwestern France on Wednesday. (Bob Edme/Associated Press)Pierre Agnes had gone out fishing in his 11-metre boat on Tuesday morning and later sent out a message to port authorities indicating that he was delaying his return because of thick fog.
A sea search with four helicopters and two boats was launched after his beached boat was found without him not far from Hossegor, the surfing resort where the 54-year-old had set out.
A French official helps search for Agnes on the beach of Hossegor. (Bob Edme/Associated Press)The former surfing champion joined Quiksilver in 1998 and rose in the ranks until he became chief executive in 2014 of surfwear retailer Boardriders, which owns Roxy and DC shoes along with Quiksilver.
He managed the California-based company from Quiksilver’s European headquarters in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, a seaside town not far from France’s border with Spain. – Source