Chinese spy arrested and taken to the United States for trial

The arrest shows Trump's efforts to thwart the theft of industrial secrets by China

A Chinese intelligence officer was arrested in Belgium and taken to the United States to stand trial for spying, according to sources in the US Justice Department. The arrest is said to be a dramatic example of Trump's efforts to thwart Chinese espionage.

The extradition of Yanjun Xu, the deputy director at a regional Chinese State Security office, marks the first time a Chinese intelligence official is taken to the US to be prosecuted. According to US security sources, Yanjun Xu tried to steal GE Aviation trade secrets,

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