The FBI just issued a major warning. This threat is real and they’re inside America. Top officials want everyone to know that they are working overtime to address the problem.
According to the Washington Examiner, “there were 24 arrests, an increase from 15 arrests five years earlier,” related to “Chinese economic espionage” without our own country.
The statistics were presented at a recent conference on the subject, where the “long-term existential threat” posed by China’s communist government was identified as “real.”
Particularly under the Trump administration, our federal government has further identified the threat and taken action to minimize actual threats and head off potential devastation.
FBI Director Christopher Wray made it clear, however, that this isn’t about “the Chinese people as a whole, and it sure as heck isn’t about Chinese Americans as a group.”
However, he said, “It is about the Chinese government and the Chinese Communist Party.” For years, the threat from China has been largely ignored, but under Trump, it has moved back to the forefront.
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