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Trump administration investigating Harvard and Yale for financial ties to China

https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/trump-administration-is-investigating-harvard-and-yale-for-financial-ties-to-china

Harvard gets more money from China than any US university

China gave US universities nearly $1bn in gifts and contracts since 2013, but closer ties may be in jeopardy.

https://www.aljazeera.com/ajimpact/harvard-money-china-university-200206150401603.html?fbclid=IwAR3W9QMA74TuCAJcB1gloCFNvaA1QSN__Fzox5QW8ZRcJ0ey1rgvb6i5Uys

China theft of technology is biggest law enforcement threat to US, FBI says

  • Christopher Wray says China using ‘any means necessary’
  • Chinese theft of US trade secrets costing ‘$300bn-$600bn a year’

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/feb/06/china-technology-theft-fbi-biggest-threat

China’s Lavish Funds Lured U.S. Scientists. What Did It Get in Return?

For years, China’s Thousand Talents recruitment plan attracted U.S. scientists with its grants. Investigators now say China used the program to steal sensitive technology.

New Mexico State’s Confucius Institute is closing; here’s why

Masson, a professor of East Asian studies, has been involved in the institute from its inception and took over as the institute’s director in 2015 after serving for a period as co-director with her colleague Kenneth Hammond, a founder of the program.

https://eu.lcsun-news.com/story/news/education/nmsu/2020/02/07/nmsu-shuttering-their-confucius-institute-programs-chinese-instruction/4670853002/

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