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Reuters reveals U.S. manufacturing group hacked by China as trade talks intensified

Reuters reveals U.S. manufacturing group hacked by China as trade talks intensified

Reuters exclusively reported that as trade talks between Washington and Beijing intensified earlier this year, suspected Chinese hackers broke into an industry group for U.S. manufacturers – the National Association of Manufacturers – that has helped shape President Donald Trump’s trade policies. The hack of an internal computer network at a powerful Washington industry group illustrates how China has tried to gain an advantage in the trade war between the world’s two biggest economies.