John Demers, assistant US attorney general for national security, speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg John Demers, assistant US attorney general for national security, speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg
John Demers, assistant US attorney general for national security, speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg

US accuses China of aiding North Korea cyber thefts

  • Senior justice official John Demers says Asian superpower is helping launder stolen proceeds as well as possibly providing expertise and training
  • China is playing ‘balancing act’, he adds, saying that Beijing ‘does not want North Korea to fail’ but is also not keen on neighbour being ‘overly aggressive’

Topic |   North Korea
John Demers, assistant US attorney general for national security, speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg John Demers, assistant US attorney general for national security, speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg
John Demers, assistant US attorney general for national security, speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington on Monday. Photo: Bloomberg
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