Espionage

Pompeo: Chinese Consulate in New York Engaged in Espionage

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the New York Post on Thursday that the recent arrest of a New York City police officer on charges of spying for the Chinese government was just the tip of the iceberg, with more arrests likely on the way.…

Novichok creators expose devil weapon’s origins

Poisoning is a method of killing that dates back to antiquity, but the alleged Kremlin deployment of chemical weapons to silence opponents via assassination has carried the practice into the 21st century. Arguably the most infamous of such weapons in current circulation is Novichok –…

Indian Police Arrest Local Journalist for Allegedly Spying for China

India has arrested three people in an alleged Chinese spy ring, including a local journalist who authorities said was paid more than $40,000 to provide sensitive information to Chinese intelligence agents. Rajeev Sharma, a 61-year-old freelance journalist, was arrested on Sept. 14 and accused of…

FBI Director: Pandemic Ignites ‘Aggressive, Sophisticated Threats on Many Fronts’

Hostile foreign actors, violent extremists, and domestic criminals are taking advantage of the “unique and unprecedented” impact the Chinese coronavirus pandemic is having on the FBI workforce to wreak havoc in the U.S. on several fronts, the bureau’s director Christopher Wary warned Thursday. 0…

Pentagon Papers leaker Ellsberg backing Assange

Daniel Ellsberg, one of the most famous whistleblowers in American history, came to the defense of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in his legal fight to avoid extradition to the United States from Britain, claiming he would not get a fair trial in the US. The…

Alexander Vindman: Trump Is Putin’s ‘Useful Idiot’

Shortly after midnight on June 17, 1972, an unusually attentive security guard named Frank Wills discovered an unlocked door in the garage of the Watergate office complex. A piece of tape had been placed over the latch. Wills removed the tape and continued on his…

US Blocking Visas for Chinese Researchers, Grad Students, Acting DHS Chief Says

WASHINGTON/BEIJING—The United States is blocking visas for certain Chinese graduate students and researchers to prevent them from stealing sensitive information, the acting head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, said on Sept. 9. Chad Wolf repeated U.S. charges of unjust business practices and industrial…

Trump’s True Relationship With Russia Has Never Been Revealed

Getty / Arsh Raziuddin / The Atlantic Fate offered Peter Strzok a place in history that he never sought. The son of an Army officer, Strzok also served in the United States military before joining the FBI’s counterintelligence operation in 1996. He excelled at his…

Former Army Green Beret Charged for Being a Spy for Russia

A former Army Green Beret allegedly committed espionage, conspiring with Russia’s foreign intelligence arm, the GRU, and giving them national defense information between 1996 and 2011, prosecutors said Friday. 0…

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