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A shocking report published by the US Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations this week has found that China has paid more 7000 ethnic Chinese scientists and other experts working in the US to hand over their research to the Chinese government.
The program, known in China as the Thousand Talents Program (TTP), led to China gaining hundreds of billions of dollars’ worth of US-funded research and development. The TTP is only one of 200 such programs that has been carried out by the communist government in China over the past few decades.
Most concerning, however, was the response of US government and security officials until the Trump White House sounded the alarm on Chinese espionage.… Read the rest