Nations can act together when prompted my huge press interest in the case.
That coupled by the apparent ineptness of the perpetrators over the use in mobile technology.
So much is left out by these stories.
Whilst acknowledging what close knit extended families can do and that there are many successful well off Asian families in the UK
One wonders at the circumstances of this particular family that prompted prompted the kidnappers in the first place and how the large ransom was able to be paid, and carried out of the country.
A lot of background info is missing here that would make more interesting read