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New Allegations That China Spied on the AU Spark a Flashback to Similar Accusations in 2018

Exterior of the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Ludovic MARIN / POOL / AFP

Reuters’ exclusive report that suspected Chinese hackers penetrated the African Union’s IT networks to siphon off data prompted many to think “uh oh, here we go again,” and recalling similar accusations back in 2018.

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