Iranian, Chinese nationals charged in high-tech information theft


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Kalibr cruise missiles and Kinzhal hypersonic aero-ballistic ballistic missiles firing in the Black Sea in 2020. A Chinese national was arrested this week in connection with stealing information related to similar missiles. File Photo by Alexei Druzhinin/EPA-EFE Feb. 7 (UPI) -- The Justice Department has arrested one man and charged two others in connection with schemes to transfer sensitive technology, goods and information into the hands of hostile foreign adversaries, officials announced Wednesday. The U.S. Attorney's Office in New York charged two Iranian nationals with conspiring to export equipment used in the aerospace industry to the Iranian government, which violates...