They'll never figure out this "freedom" biz.
"If Jane's is reporting it, it is likely accurate. It is not official, but we have been fighting Cold War II with China. However, the dumb Western Europeans are likely united with China seeking for military sales, while also being a target of espionage."
A favorite trick seems to be to send "students" to our universities. When they graduate they are hired by our companies as affirmative action hires. It happened to a division of my company and was pretty bad. They caught two of them sending classified research info to China. Turns out they were working for the Chinese army.
For the Canada ping list.
"These claims were mirrored in Canada in July when Han Guansheng, a former Public Security Bureau official in Shenyang who defected to Canada in 2001, stated publicly that Beijing manages informants in Canada's Chinese community and gathers intelligence on key economic areas.
A second defector in Australia, believed to be a low-level intelligence official named Hao Fengjing, who came over to the Australians shortly after Chen, confirmed that China has more spies in Canada than in any other country. The Canadian Security and Intelligence Service (CSIS) will not comment on individual nations' intelligence activities, but CSIS officials told JIR: "Foreign countries who send students and visiting scientists often use them to obtain proprietary or classified information in Canada.""
Ah come on. Everyone with influence on the Bush administration knows our threat comes from those guys blowing themselves up with car bombs who think that's the way to take over the world.
Tidbit ping since you have the Flu thread up.
I thought, like... "duh"...
When has there been any doubt? Loral Space, and Los Alamos come to mind, and that isn't even the tip of the iceburg.
The chinese have one thing right, anyway!