Taiwan to brief U.S. on espionage case

Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense spokesman Chen Chung-chi said Taipei will brief Washington regarding an espionage case in its missile command.

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Retired army Maj. Gen. Hsieh Chia-kang is said to have been recruited by another former officer to spy for China.

Hsieh was commander of the missile command until he step down earlier this year.

“We will communicate with the US through appropriate channels and explain our counterespionage and damage control efforts. I believe the US will appreciate our efforts,” Chen said.

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