April 23, 2019 / China, Foreign Influence

Wary of Chinese Espionage, Houston Cancer Center Chose to Fire 3 Scientists

From the NY Times: Two tenured scientists at a renowned cancer hospital in Houston have resigned, and the hospital is seeking to fire a third, in connection with an investigation into possible foreign attempts to take advantage of its federally funded research, the authorities said.
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April 23, 2019 / Cuba, OFAC

Trump Administration Announces New Restrictions on Dealing With Cuba

From the NY Times: The Trump administration on Wednesday imposed new restrictions on dealing with Cuba amid a broader toughening of its Latin American policy, limiting nonfamily travel to the island and how much money Cuban-Americans can send to relatives there, and allowing exiles to sue for property seized by the Castro government.
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April 23, 2019 / China, Foreign Influence

How US–China Political Tensions Are Affecting Science

From Nature: Research is becoming increasingly embroiled in ongoing political tensions between the United States and China.
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