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How a Singaporean man went from NUS PhD student to working for Chinese intelligence in the US

Background: He was recruited during his time at Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy.

Method: Using fake job advertisements to gather information via CV. Having a website algorithm to analyse social feed and recommend targets working in sensitive industry and facing financial difficulties.

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