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Chinese firm with stake in proposed British nuclear project is charged with espionage in the United States

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
he U.S. Department of Justice handed down a 17-page indictment claiming that the state-owned China General Nuclear Power and Allen Ho, an engineer employed by the company, attempted to gain information from American experts to develop nuclear materials in China.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.