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China Spying

U.S. Comes Down On Chinese Hackers

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2014 | World

WASHINGTON, May 19 (Reuters) - The United States on Monday plans to announce espionage charges against several Chinese individuals, accusing them of s...

China Wants Answers From U.S. In New Spying Allegations

AP | Posted 03.24.2014 | World

BEIJING (AP) — China said Monday it was demanding an explanation from Washington over allegations U.S. intelligence agencies hacked into the email s...

Why It's Okay for the Chinese to Spy on Us

Ed Hamilton | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics
Ed Hamilton

So let me get this straight: We're giving the Chinese permission to spy on the American government, just not on American corporations? Or maybe, spying is okay, just so long as it's accompanied by a more-or-less convincing justification citing national security.

China Demands Answers From U.S. Over Embassy Spying Allegations

Reuters | Posted 12.30.2013 | World

(Adds Australian government declining to comment) BEIJING, Oct 31 (Reuters) - China is demanding an explanation from the United States...

The Chimerica Dream

Pepe Escobar | Posted 08.20.2013 | World
Pepe Escobar

Sun Tzu, the ancient author of The Art of War, must be throwing a rice wine party in his heavenly tomb in the wake of the shirtsleeves California love-in between President Obama and President Xi Jinping. "Know your enemy" was, it seems, the theme of the meeting.

Obama To Meet With China On Hacking

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 08.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will be looking for signs from China's leader at their upcoming meeting that Beijing is ready to address its repo...

Ex-Security Guard Gets 9 Years For 'Half-Baked Treason'

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2013 | World

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, March 5 (Reuters) - A former security guard at a U.S. consulate in China was sentenced to nine years in...

Chinese Official Arrested In U.S. Spying Scandal

Reuters | Posted 08.01.2012 | World

HONG KONG, June 1 (Reuters) - A Chinese state security official has been arrested on suspicion of spying for the United States, sources said, a case...

PHOTOS: Plot Thickens In Mystery Of Giant Structures In China

Posted 11.15.2011 | World

The plot has thickened in the mystery of the giant structures in the Chinese desert. Earlier this week, images from Google Maps surfaced showing a ...

Taiwan Professor Detained For Spying For China

AP | Posted 11.29.2011 | World

TAIPEI, Taiwan — A prosecutor says a Taiwanese political science professor has been detained for providing data on visiting Chinese activists to...

Michigan Man Pleads Guilty To Attempted Spying For China

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

McLEAN, Va. — A Michigan man pleaded guilty Friday to accepting $70,000 from Chinese spies as he attempted to secure jobs with the CIA and U.S. ...

Ex-GM Worker Accused Of Stealing Hybrid Car Secrets, Trying To Broker A Deal With China

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT — A former General Motors engineer and her husband conspired to steal trade secrets about hybrid technology and use the information to make ...

China Slams US Report Warning Of Spying By Beijing

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Beijing on Monday criticized a U.S. government report that said Chinese spies are aggressively stealing American secrets, saying the r...