Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Christopher Wray has admitted that the scale of Chinese espionage in the United States “blew [him] away,” citing the communist regime as the largest “threat to our ideas, innovation, and economic security.” The news will serve to vindicate “China hawks” who have been warning about Beijing’s malign influence in the West for years, all the while pilloried as “conspiracy theorists” by the corporate media. Wray – who has served as the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director since 2017 – revealed the agency opens a new China-related counter-intelligence case every 12 hours, with over 2,000
President Joe Biden’s Department of Justice dropped charges against Gang Chen, a Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor indicted under the Trump administration for concealing financial ties to the Chinese Communist Party while receiving federal research grants from the U.S. Federal prosecutors’ decision to drop the case follows the White House tapping another professor from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Elisabeth Reynolds, for a senior post on the National Economic Council (NEC). The National Pulse has previously revealed Reynolds’s link to Chen beyond working for the same university: she attended a 2017 conference in China alongside Chen where MIT professors
Thomas Zimmerman – a Special Assistant to Joe Biden on National Security Agency personnel – formerly served as a visiting scholar at a Chinese Communist Party think-tank labeled as a “front group for Chinese intelligence collection and overseas spy recruitment” by the FBI, The National Pulse can reveal. The stunning revelation – that Joe Biden’s intelligence apparatus relies on the recruitment from a recent collaborator with the Chinese Communist Party – comes just weeks after the G7 summit where Western nations pledged tougher measures against an increasingly aggressive Beijing. Zimmerman’s influence over the National Security Agency (NSA) also follows explosive
BGI Genomics—the Chinese Communist Party-linked genomics firm flagged by U.S. officials as “mining” the DNA of Americans—has collaborated extensively with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The National Pulse can reveal. The company has recently come under fire following a 60 Minutes exposé on the company’s use of COVID-19 tests to “collect, store and exploit biometric information” on American citizens, according to former U.S. intelligence officials. What’s more, a recent Reuters article linked the firm to the Chinese Communist Party’s military. In addition to the Obama administration enabling the firm to gain a foothold in the U.S., the Bill &
Three Chinese Communist Party spies falsely posing as journalists were expelled from Britain in the past year. “The trio are understood to be intelligence officers for Beijing’s Ministry of State Security (MSS) and arrived in the country on journalism visas under the fake pretext of working in the media,” The Telegraph reported. The three spies pretended to work for three different Chinese state-run media outlets and “all set foot in the UK” in the past 12 months. “Their true identities were uncovered by MI5 and they have since been forced to return to China. It is thought likely that the Chinese
A host of Chinese Communist Party intelligence operatives tasked with tracking and monitor Uighur activists who’ve fled China and “sabotage” ongoing peace talks have been exposed in Afghanistan, according to reports. The news, reported by Zee News of India, alleged that the “Afghan National Directorate of Security (NDS) recently uncovered a dense network of Chinese spies.” The article documents the arrest of several spies such as Li Yangyang, who was harboring “arms, ammunition, and explosives, including Ketamine powder” and Sha Hung, who had “explosives and other highly objectionable material.” An additional seven spies were arrested. Li and Sha were “kingpins
An Ohio-based researcher pleaded guilty to conspiring to steal “trade secrets concerning the research, identification, and treatment of a range of pediatric medical conditions.” The man, Yu Zhou, also pleaded guilty to conspiring to commit wire fraud. The research stolen by Zhou centered on “scientific trade secrets related to exosomes and exosome isolation” from Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s Research Institute. Zhou worked alongside the hospital with his wife, Li Chen. According to the Department of Justice: As part of their pleas, the couple has agreed to forfeit property or gains associated with their crimes. For Chen, this included approximately $1.4 million, 500,000
A leaked Chinese Communist Party database reveals millions of party members enmeshed in Western companies and government agencies. The database, obtained by The Australian, contains the party position, birthdate, national ID number, and ethnicity of nearly two million party members and their corresponding location. Of the 79,000 branches the Chinese government identified its apparatchiks in, many included Western companies, universities, and foreign government agencies. Among the companies targeted are manufacturers Boeing and Volkswagen, drug giants Pfizer and AstraZeneca, and financial institutions ANZ and HSBC. Australian, British and U.S. consulates in Shanghai have also seen Chinese government operatives work in their offices.