Scientists at America’s top nuclear lab were recruited by China to design missiles and drones, report says

NBC News: “China is playing a game that we are not prepared for, and we need to really begin to mobilize,” said Greg Levesque, the lead author of the report by Strider Technologies.
Chinese government has little incentive to stop the country’s drug cartels from fueling US fentanyl crisis
Fox News: China has been the largest supplier of illegal fentanyl to the US since 2013.
‘We’re on That Bus, Too’: In China, a Deadly Crash Triggers Covid Trauma
NYT: A bus heading to a quarantine facility crashed, killing 27. The Chinese public saw themselves in the victims: a country being held hostage by the government’s harsh policy.
Europe turns on China
Axios: Beijing's push for Europe to adopt "strategic autonomy" from the United States — in the hope the EU would maintain warmer ties with China — now looks like a moot point.
China lodges complaint after Biden says U.S. would defend Taiwan in a Chinese invasion
Reuters: China reserves the right to take all necessary measures in response to activities that split the nation apart.
U.S. considers China sanctions to deter Taiwan action; Taiwan presses EU
CNBC: The United States is considering options for a sanctions package against China to deter it from invading Taiwan.
Russia, China continue energy cooperation despite sanctions
Fox Business: Putin and Xi expected to meet this week at Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit.
China’s Xi Jinping to meet with Vladimir Putin in first trip outside of China in 2 years
Fox News: Putin and Xi have few friends due to aggressing in Ukraine and Taiwan.
Republicans raise the alarm that DHS money being used to buy Chinese solar panels made with forced labor
Fox News: Republicans note it is illegal for the US to purchase or import goods made in China by forced labor.
Pentagon pauses F-35 deliveries after discovering jet component came from China
Fox News: U.S. procurement laws prohibit sourcing supplies for military equipment from foreign adversaries.