Senior NASA Scientist Pleads Guilty To Making False Statements Related To Chinese Thousand Talents Program Participation And Professorship

Audrey Strauss, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York (“USAO”), William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), and Mark J. Zielinski, Special Agent in Charge of the Eastern Field Office, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Office of InspectorContinue reading “Senior NASA Scientist Pleads Guilty To Making False Statements Related To Chinese Thousand Talents Program Participation And Professorship”

Iranian Revolutionary Guard seize South Korean vessel as US ally sailed through Hormuz Straight

Iranian footage shown for the first time depicts Iran’s Revolutionary Guards have seized a South Korean-flagged tanker in the Persian Gulf. The MT Hankuk Chemi was reportedly stopped by Iranian authorities over alleged “oil pollution”, the Tehran-backed Fars News agency reports. It was reportedly en route to UAE from Saudi Arabia when it was stopped.Continue reading “Iranian Revolutionary Guard seize South Korean vessel as US ally sailed through Hormuz Straight”