US arrests army reservist accused of spying for China

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Ji Chaoqun was allegedly tasked with supplying data on American scientists and engineers

A Chinese national who came to the US on a student visa and enlisted in the army reserves has been arrested in Chicago and accused of helping Beijing attempt to recruit American scientists and engineers.

Ji Chaoqun was allegedly tasked with providing Chinese intelligence with information from background checks on about eight American citizens – some of whom were US defence contractors.

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