The FBI has announced that an employee has been arrested and charged with espionage. He is alleged to be an agent o what many believe to be our primary geopolitical rival.
JUST IN: FBI employee arrested and charged in New York for allegedly acting as an agent of the Chinese gov't, DOJ official says -ABC
— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) August 1, 2016
Tensions with China have been high recently. Issues with the islands in the South China Sea have led to the U.S. Navy conducting exercises there. The Chinese have been accused by their neighbors of stealing islands in the disputed territory and are even buildlng their own islands in an attempt to claim important trade routes.