if Google and Facebook should be cooperating with the Chinese in
developing information controls, Bolton said Vice President Mike
Pence last week urged American tech companies not to cooperate
with Chinese repression. "I would say to shareholders of these
companies that portray themselves as the open internet,
'transparent future, really?'
want to make money off of repression? If I were a shareholder, I'd
want to know what the answer of our corporate leadership was,"
Bolton said. The Trump administration is tightening export
controls in terms of restricting technology with dual
civilian-military uses, and also doing more to prevent technology
theft through cyber attacks.
Chinese election meddling, Bolton said the problem is serious.
are very worried about the question of Chinese interference not
just in individual elections, but more broadly trying to influence
the American political discussion with an influence campaign that
I think could well be unprecedented," he said.-- https://freebeacon.com/national-security/bolton-warns-chinese-military-halt-dangerous-naval-encounters/