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US citizen accused of acting as spy for Chinese government

10 October, 2019 2:39 am 2:39 am

WASHINGTON – US government officials on Monday announced charges against a California-based American citizen for acting as a spy for China and sharing classified national security information. US Attorney David L Anderson said 56-year-old Xuehua (Edward) Peng is accused of being an illegal foreign agent and delivering classified United States national security information to officials … Read More

Russia detains US citizen in Moscow for suspected spying

12 December, 2018 10:45 pm 10:45 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s FSB state security service said on Monday it had detained an American citizen suspected of spying in Moscow and had opened a criminal case against him. The FSB said the American had been detained on December 28 but it gave no details of the nature of his alleged espionage activities. A … Read More

Most passengers in non-fatal Mexican plane crash were U.S. citizens

08 August, 2018 9:05 am 9:05 am

DURANGO, Mexico (Reuters) – At least 65 US citizens were aboard the Aeromexico passenger jet that crashed in northern Mexico, a US official said, as investigators combed the wreckage for clues to the cause of the accident. The Mexico City-bound Embraer 190 passenger jet smashed into scrubland near the runway shortly after the plane took … Read More