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WASHINGTON: A Singaporean man has been convicted of working as a Chinese spy in the United States. According to US officials, a Singaporean named Wei Yeo was running a political consultancy in the United States. Through this, he was gathering information for China’s intelligence agency.

Another name for Wei Yeo is Dixon Yeo, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. He was convicted in a federal court on Friday of working as an illegal agent for the Chinese government from 2015 to 2019. He was accused of running a political consultancy in the country and gathering important and non-public information and giving it to Chinese intelligence. He was arrested in 2019.

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