Arrest of Los Alamos scientist opens new front in crackdown on Chinese infiltration of U.S. labs

CERT-LatestNews ThreatsEconomic ThreatsStrategic
WASHINGTON — The indictment last week of a former researcher at Los Alamos National Laboratory in Santa Fe, N.M., appears to signal a new front in the government’s crackdown on China’s efforts to get access to sensitive U.S. scientific research. Turab Lookman, 67, a theoretical physicist, was....