September 13, 2019 / China, Government Activity, Sanctions

U.S. Charges Chinese Professor in Latest Shot at Huawei

From Reuters: U.S. prosecutors have charged a Chinese professor with fraud for allegedly taking technology from a California company to benefit Huawei, in another shot at the embattled Chinese telecommunications equipment maker.
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August 23, 2019 / China, Foreign Influence

‘Academic Espionage’: China Suspected of Flooding U.S. with Students to Access Sensitive Programs

From the Washington Times: Academic leaders, lawmakers, and military and intelligence officials discuss the impact of foreign influences on academic research in emerging technologies with national security implications.
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August 22, 2019 / Foreign Influence

America’s Colleges and Universities Are Aggressively Addressing Foreign Threats

From The Hill: Opinion statement by the Presidents of Indiana University and Northwestern University on current efforts by U.S. academia to protect campuses from undue foreign influence.
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August 22, 2019 / Government Activity

Meeting a Russian Scientist? He Might Need to Report on You

From the NYT: Recent Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education recommendations would impose authorization and reporting requirements on scientific meetings and encounters.
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