A German academic has been arrested in Germany on charges of spying for China and is due to appear in a Munich court on Tuesday. Photo: Getty Images A German academic has been arrested in Germany on charges of spying for China and is due to appear in a Munich court on Tuesday. Photo: Getty Images
A German academic has been arrested in Germany on charges of spying for China and is due to appear in a Munich court on Tuesday. Photo: Getty Images
Espionage

Think tank chief reported to have spied for Germany before charges of passing secrets to China

  • Accused spy ‘Klaus L’ believed to have worked as a double agent, spying initially for the German Federal Intelligence Service for 50 years
  • German media reports his Chinese handlers failed in their aim to place the academic on the Uygur World Congress

Topic |   Espionage
A German academic has been arrested in Germany on charges of spying for China and is due to appear in a Munich court on Tuesday. Photo: Getty Images A German academic has been arrested in Germany on charges of spying for China and is due to appear in a Munich court on Tuesday. Photo: Getty Images
A German academic has been arrested in Germany on charges of spying for China and is due to appear in a Munich court on Tuesday. Photo: Getty Images
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