"A suspected Chinese spy slept with at least two Midwestern mayors and got close to California lawmakers, including Democratic Rep. Eric Swalwell, as part of a years-long intelligence-gathering operation conducted by China’s top civilian spy agency, according to a report Tuesday...The report noted that Fang’s case showed that the Chinese Communist Party has the patience to cultivate relationships that may take years before they reap rewards and that it knows that mayors and city council members can be the next crop of politicians on the national stage who can influence the government." Read more here.
Reminds us a bit of this past Chinese spy scandal.
How China Never Returned or Accounted for American POW/MIA In Its Hands During the Korean & Cold Wars -- Then Cheated the Pentagon in Recent Years Out of $$$ for Files on the Missing Men
The POW Investigative Project, a non-profit founded by the Executive Producer of Need to Share News, uses crowdsourcing in Chinese and other languages to seek answers on the fate of missing American heroes.
The men below were known or suspected to be in Chinese hands but never returned or accounted for (there are many similar cases involving North Korea and Russia/Soviet Union). Click on their photos for more information.