MI5 has issued a rare warning that an alleged Chinese agent has infiltrated Parliament to interfere in UK politics.
An alert from the security service said Christine Ching Kui Lee “established links” for the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) with current and aspiring MPs.
She then gave donations to politicians, with funding coming from foreign nationals in China and Hong Kong.
It comes after a “significant, long-running” investigation by MI5, Whitehall sources told the BBC.
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WNU Editor: She has been in the UK for a very long time …. The clues were there for anyone who chose to look: An office INSIDE China’s British Embassy, glad-handing President Xi… how ‘charming lawyer’ Christine Lee hid in plain sight as a Communist spy (Daily Mail).
China is denying these claims …. China denies ‘spy’ allegations as Christine Lee is exposed by MI5 to have given £700k to Labour (The SUN). More here …. Some people have seen too many James Bond films, Chinese FM responds to UK allegation of ‘political interference’ (Global Times).
MI5 Says A Chinese Spy Has Infiltrated The UK Parliament
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