US President Donald Trump was reported last year as saying that almost every Chinese student “that comes over to this country is a spy”. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump was reported last year as saying that almost every Chinese student “that comes over to this country is a spy”. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump was reported last year as saying that almost every Chinese student “that comes over to this country is a spy”. Photo: AFP

Peer pressure: 60 science groups call for end to Washington’s crackdown on foreign-born researchers

  • While not naming China, groups’ letter to Trump administration officials addresses campaign that has targeted Chinese scientists in the US
  • The organisations acknowledge national security concerns but seek a ‘balanced approach that enables continued scientific collaborations’

Topic |   US-China tech war
US President Donald Trump was reported last year as saying that almost every Chinese student “that comes over to this country is a spy”. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump was reported last year as saying that almost every Chinese student “that comes over to this country is a spy”. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump was reported last year as saying that almost every Chinese student “that comes over to this country is a spy”. Photo: AFP
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