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China has real evidence that the US is engaged in espionage around the world due to the rich imagination of numerous enemies. This was stated by the representative of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of China Wang Wenbin, reports TASS.
Beijing believes that Washington refers to the questions of the “Chinese invasion” and espionage to put pressure on China. “They are everywhere chudyatsya enemies. (…) At the same time the United States engaged in espionage on a global scale, they follow even their allies. There is very real evidence,” said van.
On 25 July, the US accused the citizen of Singapore Yeo Jun Wei in cooperation with the secret services of China to collect political and military information about Americans. Presumably, he managed through the platform LinkedIn to about 400 questionnaires belonging to employees of the U.S. government and transfer them to China.
22 July, the U.S. demanded that China within 72 hours to close the Consulate General in Houston. This decision is explained by the need to protect American intellectual property. Before that the state Department has accused China of sponsoring hackers who tried to obtain data on vaccine COVID-19. Accusations of espionage were brought against two citizens of the PRC.
In Beijing, called the decision a political mistake. Also in response, China has demanded to close the U.S. Consulate in Chengdu.
The relations between China and the United States in recent years remain ambitious — the countries are engaged in a trade war. In addition, serious problems in the relationship arise due to differences in the coronavirus and Hong Kong. In particular, on 8 July in Washington called the annexation came into force the law “On national security”. China calls what is happening an internal matter.
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