CIA weighs creating special China unit in bid to out-spy Beijing

//CIA weighs creating special China unit in bid to out-spy Beijing

CIA weighs creating special China unit in bid to out-spy Beijing

The Central Intelligence Agency is weighing proposals to create an independent “Mission Centre for China” in an escalation of its efforts to gain greater insight into the United States’ top strategic rival, according to people familiar with the deliberations.The proposal, part of a broader review of the agency’s China capabilities by CIA Director William Burns, would elevate the focus on China within the agency, where China has long been part of a broader “Mission Centre for East Asia and…

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