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Australia Six Chinese citizens forced to leave Australia for alleged espionage or foreign interference

18:33  09 september  2020
18:33  09 september  2020 Source:   skynews.com.au

Australian police accessed Chinese diplomats' emails and messages as part of foreign political interference investigation

  Australian police accessed Chinese diplomats' emails and messages as part of foreign political interference investigation Australian police accessed the communications of top Chinese diplomats and named a Chinese consular official in a warrant as part of an investigation into political interference, in the months before a crackdown on Australians in China. The ABC has uncovered explosive details of the highly sensitive investigation that has privately infuriated the Chinese Government in recent months as the Australia-China relationship has deteriorated into its worst crisis since the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre.

Six Chinese citizens have either left Australia after being questioned by intelligence agencies or been denied re-entry into the nation after allegedly engaging in espionage or foreign interference . The Australian has reported the visas of two academics were cancelled by the Australian government

China 's Foreign Ministry said it is "strongly dissatisfied and firmly opposed" to allegations Beijing was involved in The Federal Government has indicated investigators are focused on pursuing Australian citizens . Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin responded to a question about the

Six Chinese citizens have either left Australia after being questioned by intelligence agencies or been denied re-entry into the nation after allegedly engaging in espionage or foreign interference.

Chinese Australian community fears 'guilt by association' amid worsening diplomatic relations

  Chinese Australian community fears 'guilt by association' amid worsening diplomatic relations Chinese communities in Australia are divided over Canberra and Beijing's troubled relationship, and some worry that they are going to get caught in the middle.John Hugh, a former councillor in Paramatta who was originally from Shanghai, told the ABC that relations were now the worst he had seen in 30 years.

“Stories like ‘ Chinese espionage ’ or ‘ China ’s infiltration in Australia ,’ with however bizarre plots and eye-catching details, are nothing but lies,” the Chinese Foreign A longtime journalist who produced a classified report on Chinese interference for former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in 2017, he

ESPIONAGE and political interference by foreign powers is at unprecedented levels in Australia and poses a major risk to security, the nation’s spy agency Foreign spies are infiltrating Australia , with ‘unprecedented’ espionage and interference activities. CHINA has a concerning plan to infiltrate and

The Australian has reported the visas of two academics were cancelled by the Australian government whilst they were offshore preventing them from returning to Australia, while an exchange with ASIO saw four Chinese journalists leave the nation.

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Sky News contributor Caleb Bond commented, “China can protest all it wants, but Australia has done nothing wrong and it’s very much China in the wrong in this position.”

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