FBI Director Christopher Wray (left), CIA Director Gina Haspel and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on ‘worldwide threats’ in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters

US intelligence chiefs warn senators that China continues to grow as a security threat

  • Officials united in assessment of China as a leading cyberespionage and counter-intelligence risk to the US
  • Concerns about China were paired with those about Russia, with the two countries seen as most strategically aligned against the US since the 1950s
Topic |   US-China relations

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FBI Director Christopher Wray (left), CIA Director Gina Haspel and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on ‘worldwide threats’ in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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Owen Churchill

Owen Churchill

Owen joined the Post as US correspondent in 2018 after several years working as a reporter and editor in China. He covers US-China relations, trade, and wider issues concerning China's global presence. A co-founder of the Shanghai-based news outlet Sixth Tone, he is an alumnus of London's School of Oriental and African Studies and Fudan University in Shanghai.