#Christine Lee

MPs warned about Chinese spy threat after MI5 warning over agent Christine Lee

MPs warned about Chinese spy threat after MI5 warning over agent Christine Lee

Home Secretary Priti Patel has warned MPs they need to be aware of the threat of interference in British politics by foreign states following…

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dailymail.co.uk 3 days ago
Chinese spy targeted UK bragged about plot to install MPs in Commons

Chinese spy targeted UK bragged about plot to install MPs in Commons

Christine Lee, 58, the solicitor outed as an agent of the Chinese Communist Party, announced a project to get young Chinese politicians into power in Britain, [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 4 days ago
Probe into if Barry Gardiner exploited his position to lobby for China

Probe into if Barry Gardiner exploited his position to lobby for China

The review comes after MI5 last week alerted UK Parliament that solicitor Christine Lee has been operating as an agent of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 5 days ago
Chinese spy at the heart of Whitehall boasted of lobbying 480 MPs

Chinese spy at the heart of Whitehall boasted of lobbying 480 MPs

Christine Lee, 58, secretly funnelled cash to a prospective MP she hoped would secure her influence long term but they did not succeed in gaining office, it em [...]

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telegraph.co.uk 5 days ago
China’s Westminster spy is the tip of the iceberg. We must do more to stop them

China’s Westminster spy is the tip of the iceberg. We must do more to stop them

MI5’s alert about the activity of Christine Lee should be a wake-up call for institutions across Britain

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dailymail.co.uk 6 days ago
China REJECTS 'groundless' MI5 claims lawyer is a Beijing spy

China REJECTS 'groundless' MI5 claims lawyer is a Beijing spy

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin said China has 'no need to and will never engage in the so-called interference', calling the claims about Christine L [...]

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express.co.uk 6 days ago
Chinese 'agent' Christine Lee was praised by Theresa May

Chinese 'agent' Christine Lee was praised by Theresa May

CHINESE "agent" Christine is a high-powered lawyer with alleged to former prime ministers Theresa May David Cameron.

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telegraph.co.uk 6 days ago
Christine Lee: Lawyer, mother-of-two, pillar of Anglo-Chinese community... and spy

Christine Lee: Lawyer, mother-of-two, pillar of Anglo-Chinese community... and spy

She spent the best part of three decades establishing connections with politicians and high-flyers in Britain – but now the secret is out

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independent.co.uk 6 days ago
Christine Lee ‘sought influence on nuclear deals’, sources claim

Christine Lee ‘sought influence on nuclear deals’, sources claim

Exclusive: The solicitor tried to steer MPs language on sensitive infrastructure investment including nuclear power, it is alleged

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Gardiner defends donations worth £500k from Chinese agent

Gardiner defends donations worth £500k from Chinese agent

Former shadow minister Barry Gardiner has defended his decision to accept more than £500,000 in donations from Christine Lee before he was warned she was a Chi [...]

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thesun.co.uk 6 days ago
Chinese ‘agent’ Christine Lee scandal proves how easily MPs can be targeted

Chinese ‘agent’ Christine Lee scandal proves how easily MPs can be targeted

PARLIAMENT has been infiltrated. In a shocking development today, the domestic intelligence service MI5 revealed that a Chinese spy has been operating in Parli [...]

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Rare MI5 alert warns of agent ‘seeking to covertly interfere in UK politics’

Rare MI5 alert warns of agent ‘seeking to covertly interfere in UK politics’

Alert issued by MI5 about Christine Ching Kui Lee after concerns were raised that she was not being open about her connections to the Chinese state.

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dailymail.co.uk 7 days ago
MI5 send urgent email to MPs warning about Chinese woman

MI5 send urgent email to MPs warning about Chinese woman

The woman, named as Christine Lee, has been monitored by the security services in Britain for some time but has not been arrested and is not being expelled as [...]

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express.co.uk 3 days ago
We don't need China, says MATTHEW HENDERSON

We don't need China, says MATTHEW HENDERSON

LAST Thursday, MI5 publicly identified Christine Lee as a Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) influence agent targeting UK parliamentarians. No surprises there, su [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 3 days ago
A new era of spying has caught us napping

A new era of spying has caught us napping

Why would China want to spy on an obscure Labour politician? That is one of many questions arising from the news this week that MI5 has warned MPs and peers ab [...]

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thesun.co.uk 5 days ago
Spooks and ministers to probe China spy's activities across Parliament

Spooks and ministers to probe China spy's activities across Parliament

SPOOKS and ministers are to probe the scope of China spy Christine Lee’s activities across Parliament. Officials will also be hunting other agents amid fears W [...]

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telegraph.co.uk 5 days ago
MI5 outed Chinese spy over fears she was ‘grooming’ prospective prime ministers

MI5 outed Chinese spy over fears she was ‘grooming’ prospective prime ministers

Security service officials believe Christine Lee had eyed up new generation of future leaders as Barry Gardiner labelled ‘yesterday’s man’

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telegraph.co.uk 6 days ago
Christine Lee is a textbook example of China's new spycraft

Christine Lee is a textbook example of China's new spycraft

Through overseas Chinese like Ms Lee, Beijing can attempt to influence their connections in industry and government.

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Review to probe activities of Chinese agent, says security minister

Review to probe activities of Chinese agent, says security minister

MI5 warned that solicitor Christine Lee was engaged in ‘political interference activities’ in the UK on behalf of Beijing.

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thetimes.co.uk 6 days ago
Tawdry tale of Chinese ‘spy’ in Westminster shows life isn’t all le Carré

Tawdry tale of Chinese ‘spy’ in Westminster shows life isn’t all le Carré

The warning that a Chinese “spy” was operating in Westminster broke with the excitement of a John le Carré novel. But this is not a story of double agents or d [...]

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telegraph.co.uk 6 days ago
Labour MP Barry Gardiner accepted £425,000 in donations from Chinese spy

Labour MP Barry Gardiner accepted £425,000 in donations from Chinese spy

Tories call for probe into Christine Lee’s links with Westminster amid news that she made contributions to shadow cabinet minister

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thesun.co.uk 6 days ago
MP who took £500k from 'Chinese spy found out she was communist agent TODAY'

MP who took £500k from 'Chinese spy found out she was communist agent TODAY'

A CHINESE “spy” target MP who took £500,000 from Christine Lee claims he found out she was a suspected communist agent TODAY. Labour MP Barry Gardiner said he [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 6 days ago
How Chinese 'spy' targeted an ex-energy secretary and shadow secretary

How Chinese 'spy' targeted an ex-energy secretary and shadow secretary

Christine Lee consorted in plain sight with Prime Ministers, peers and MPs, pumping thousands of pounds into Labour and Tory coffers as, according to MI5, she [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 7 days ago
Who is Christine Lee? The Chinese ‘agent’ who has rubbed shoulders with David Cameron and Xi Jinping

Who is Christine Lee? The Chinese ‘agent’ who has rubbed shoulders with David Cameron and Xi Jinping

Christine Lee’s links to the heart of the British establishment stretches back more than a decade and when relations with China were better she was fêted by th [...]

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kentonline.co.uk 7 days ago
MI5 in warning to MPs about Chinese spy

MI5 in warning to MPs about Chinese spy

Christine Lee is said to have engaged in with parliamentarians while raising funds for politicians in Hong Kong and China.

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independent.co.uk 7 days ago
Christine Lee: Security warning to MPs over Chinese spying threat

Christine Lee: Security warning to MPs over Chinese spying threat

MPs have been issued with a warning over spying threat from a named Chinese woman believed to be attempting to influence UK politicians on behalf of Beijing.

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dailymail.co.uk 3 days ago
Priti Patel says MPs must expect more MI5 warnings about Chinese spies

Priti Patel says MPs must expect more MI5 warnings about Chinese spies

The Home Secretary addressed the Commons in the wake of the scandal over access given to lawyer Christine Lee, who was last week outed as a Chinese agent.

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dailymail.co.uk 4 days ago
Iain Duncan Smith gives stark warning over China

Iain Duncan Smith gives stark warning over China

Former Conservative leader Sir Iain Duncan Smith (pictured) has said the targeting of MPs by suspected Chinese agent Christine Lee was 'just the tip of the ice [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 5 days ago
Chinese spy Christine Lee is daughter of Hong Kong immigrant

Chinese spy Christine Lee is daughter of Hong Kong immigrant

Christine Lee moved with her parents to Northern Ireland in 1974 before relocating to the West Midlands in 1985 and marrying her first husband in Birmingham wh [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 5 days ago
Conservatives received donation from suspected Chinese agent Christine Lee

Conservatives received donation from suspected Chinese agent Christine Lee

The Conservative Party faces questions about a £45,000 fundraising party, attended by Boris Johnson, that resulted in a generous donation from the alleged Chin

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China dismisses claims of an agent targeting British MPs

China dismisses claims of an agent targeting British MPs

THE Chinese foreign ministry has dismissed claims of an agent targeting British MPs, accusing the government of being “too obsessed with James Bond movies.”... [...]

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theweek.co.uk 6 days ago
Christine Lee: the Chinese spy with links to a Labour MP | The Week UK

Christine Lee: the Chinese spy with links to a Labour MP | The Week UK

Solicitor suspected of ‘political interference’ has long ties to UK establishment

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thesun.co.uk 6 days ago
Barry Gardiner DENIES relationship with Chinese 'agent' endangered colleagues

Barry Gardiner DENIES relationship with Chinese 'agent' endangered colleagues

LABOUR MP Barry Gardiner has denied that any colleagues were put at risk by his relationship with Chinese “agent” Christine Lee – and refused to say whether he [...]

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independent.co.uk 6 days ago
Pictured with top politicians, the ‘Chinese agent’ who infiltrated Westminster

Pictured with top politicians, the ‘Chinese agent’ who infiltrated Westminster

MI5 has accused Christine Ching Kui Lee of covertly engaging in ‘political interference activities’ in the UK

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thesun.co.uk 6 days ago
Chinese 'agent' Christine Lee caught targeting Westminster in spy shock

Chinese 'agent' Christine Lee caught targeting Westminster in spy shock

SPOOKS yesterday blew the cover on a suspected Communist spy at the heart of British democracy. MI5 accused Labour donor Christine Lee of channelling cash from [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 6 days ago
The Times view on Christine Lee: Intruder Alarm

The Times view on Christine Lee: Intruder Alarm

The warning by MI5 that a Chinese agent in London, closely linked to Barry Gardiner, a Labour MP, has been involved in “political interference activities” is a [...]

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MI5 warns MPs about Chinese spy ‘operating in UK’

MI5 warns MPs about Chinese spy ‘operating in UK’

Christine Lee is said to have engaged with parliamentarians while raising funds for politicians in Hong Kong and China.

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thetimes.co.uk 7 days ago
MI5 names Chinese ‘agent’ with links to Labour MP Barry Gardiner

MI5 names Chinese ‘agent’ with links to Labour MP Barry Gardiner

An alleged Chinese female agent closely linked to a Labour MP has been exposed by MI5, which has issued an alert warning other politicians of her activities.An [...]

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