27 May '11, 6am

Chinese spies disguise themselves as tourists, scholars: NSB: Taiwan is expected to lift its ban on visits by in...

Chinese spies disguise themselves as tourists, scholars: NSB: Taiwan is expected to lift its ban on visits by in...

TAIWAN - Taiwan's top intelligence agency yesterday confirmed that it has frequently spotted Chinese intelligence agents attempting to enter the country under the guise of visiting tourists or scholars to collect information. National Security Bureau (NSB) Director Tsai Der-sheng made the comment in response to a question raised by Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker Liu Shen-liang during a legislative hearing yesterday. The KMT legislator asked Tsai to comment on whether the Chinese intelligence-gathering campaign against Taiwan continues to increase with the growing number of mainland tourists over the past few years. "Many Chinese intelligent workers use false identities claiming they are visiting scholars or tourists to travel here," Tsai said, adding that the situation is in fact quite common. However, the NSB head did not give any further details, such as the exact number of e...

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