Dandong

Type: City
Name: Dandong
Country: China
Latitude: 40.130001
Longitude: 124.400002
population: 631,973
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Detained Canadian Couple Accused of Spying

Global Times, a Communist Party mouthpiece, has published an infographic listing Canadian citizens Kevin and Julia Garratt as spies in disguise . The Garratts, who ran a coffee shop in Dandong and organized humanitarian aid trips to North Korea, were ... [Published China Digital Times - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese media outlines Canadians' alleged spying technique

PETER AND JULIA DAWN GARRATTCredits: REUTERS/Simeon Garatt/Handout via Reuters Chinese state media has detailed how it believes two Canadians who have been identified as spies worked in the country - as "ordinary citizens" collecting military and national ... [Published Sun News - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 3 reports

Canadian couple's family hire lawyer

The son of a Canadian couple detained in China on charges of espionage said the family had hired a lawyer in Beijing because the Canadian government had not been able to help the family visit or communicate with his father, a Christian aid worker.Kevin ... [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 2 reports

Crackdown on Christian Groups by N. Korea Border

Reuters’ Megha Rajagopalan and James Pearson report that China is clamping down on Christian missionary groups in a bid to stem the flow of immigrants from North Korea .China is cracking down on Christian charity groups near its border with North Korea, ... [Published China Digital Times - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 9 reports

China Accuses Canadian Couple of Espionage

The government of China has accused a Canadian couple of espionage. According to sources, Kevin Garratt and Julia Dawn Garratt are being held in Dandong, a city in north China, and are accused of stealing national defense and military secrets.It is reported ... [Published The Guardian Express - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 5 reports

Canadian couple detained in China 'very frustrated and confused,' son says

TORONTO - Two days after their arrest in China on suspicion of stealing state secrets, a Canadian couple was able to tell their children Wednesday that they were't under any physical duress, but remained confused and upset about the allegations.It was ... [Published Kamloops Daily News - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 16 reports

Detainees Continued: Canadians in Dandong

Yesterday , we provided an update on the three American citizens currently being held in North Korea. Now a related story is developing just across the DPRK border in Dandong, China, but with two Canadian citizens as the targets. Kevin and Julia Garratt ... [Published Peterson Institute for International Economics - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 25 reports

Son of Canadian 'spies' held in China calls for govt action

Beijing (AFP) - The son of a Canadian couple under investigation for alleged spying in China called Wednesday for Ottawa to help prevent charges being laid against his parents.Kevin Garratt and Julia Dawn Garratt "are suspected of gathering and stealing ... [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 06 2014]
Entities: China, North Korea, Dandong
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 5 reports

Canadian couple suspected of stealing state secrets

State Security officials in Liaoning province are investigating a Canadian couple, suspected of stealing state secrets.Xinhua news agency identified the two as Kevin Garratt and Julia Dawn Garratt. The Foreign Ministry has said the couple is suspected ... [Published CNTV - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 6 reports

China Accuses Canadian Couple of ‘Stealing’ National Secrets, Starts Investigation

Two Canadians, who have been living as expatriates in ChinaREUTERS/Carlos BarriaThe Garratt couple owns a café in the Dandong city, called "Peter's Coffee House." It is, however, unclear if the Canadians have been taken into custody for the investigation. ... [Published International Business Times Australia - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 3 reports

China investigating Canadian couple on suspicion of espionage

BEIJING — A Canadian couple who live in a Chinese city on the North Korean border are being investigated on suspicion of espionage, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.Kevin and Julia Dawn Garratt are “suspected of collecting and stealing intelligence ... [Published Santa Fe New Mexican - Aug 05 2014]
Entities: Espionage, Dandong, China
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 44 reports

Christian couple made trips to NK

CHINA is investigating a Canadian couple who ran a coffee shop on the Chinese border with North Korea on suspicion of stealing military and intelligence information and threatening national security, China’s foreign ministry said yesterday.Xinhua news ... [Published Shanghai Daily - Aug 05 2014]

Quotes

Other regular spying missions use the Internet to "deliberately denigrate China's military power in only forums," to "deliberately publish false information on China's military forces in forums, military websites or on chat platforms to covertly solicit corrections."
"In China, unlike other parts of the world, religious freedom is being violated almost solely as a result of government restrictions."
...can discern useful information online before transforming such information into valuable intelligence via deduction and inference, adding that "people must be on high alert to protect national secrets online."
"We have brought on legal counsel in Beijing as of today. We will be pressuring the authorities to allow us our legal visit."

More Content

All (206) | News (187) | Reports (0) | Blogs (9) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (9) | Press Releases (1)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Detained Canadian Couple Accused of Spying [Published China Digital Times - Aug 30 2014]
Chinese media outlines Canadians' alleged spyin... [Published Sun News - Aug 28 2014]
Canadian couple detained in China were spies di... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 28 2014]
Global Bird Scarer Industry Report 2014 [Published Individual.com - Aug 26 2014]
Lawmakers in move to tackle espionage threat [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 25 2014]
China broadens crackdown on foreign missionaries [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 25 2014]
North Korean tanks at Chinese border no big dea... [Published Want China Times - Aug 21 2014]
Religious freedom 'violated' in China: Andrew B... [Published CBC - Aug 21 2014]
North Korea sends some of its best tanks to Chi... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 20 2014]
Foreign spy hoodoo aims to chill internet discu... [Published Want China Times - Aug 20 2014]
Quakes and fire, drought and water [Published Saipan Tribune - Aug 19 2014]
North Korea Moves Tanks, Troops to China Border [Published Epoch Times - Aug 19 2014]
Cao Cao’s purported descendants fight over legacy [Published EJ Insights - Aug 19 2014]
S.Korea unveils action plan for infrastructure ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Aug 18 2014]
Chinese envoy offers olive branch on Garratts’ ... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 15 2014]
China and North Korea combining to crush Christ... [Published Canberra Times - Aug 15 2014]
Canadian couple's family hire lawyer [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - Aug 14 2014]
Family of Canadian couple detained by China hir... [Published Today Online - Aug 14 2014]
Family of Canadian couple detained by China hir... [Published Reuters - Aug 14 2014]
Crackdown on Christian Groups by N. Korea Border [Published China Digital Times - Aug 12 2014]
‘China cracking down on Christian groups along ... [Published Arab Times - Aug 12 2014]
China cracking down on Christian groups along N... [Published Today Online - Aug 11 2014]
China cracking down on Christian groups along N... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Aug 11 2014]
The mysterious case of two Canadians detained i... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Aug 09 2014]
China detention of Garratts will test Canada’s ... [Published Canada Standard - Aug 09 2014]
God's work: were Canadian Christians helping No... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 09 2014]
News of the day From Across the Globe, Aug. 9 [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 09 2014]
Christian Persecution: China Detains Canadian C... [Published Inquisitr - Aug 08 2014]
Son says China espionage inquiry 'mindboggling' [Published Kentucky.com - Aug 08 2014]
Son of Canadian parents arrested in China for e... [Published FOXNews.com - Aug 08 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
North Korea sends some of its best tanks to Chi... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 20 2014]
TOKYO — North Korea has transferred one of its newest and most modern armoured units to the border with China, in the latest indication of the depth of the rift between the two erstwhile allies. An estimated 80 tanks of the 12th Corps of the North Korean ...
Kelly McParland: Detention of Canadian couple h... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 08 2014]
One of the more ludicrous moments in the history of James Bond films occurred when the producers found themselves filming You Only Live Twice, in which the super-spy was supposed to be smuggled onto a remote Japanese island disguised as a Japanese pearl ...
Canadian couple accused of spying in China frus... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 06 2014]
Two days after their arrest in China on suspicion of stealing state secrets, a Canadian couple was able to tell their children Wednesday that they were’t under any physical duress, but remained confused and upset about the allegations. It was the first ...
Canadian parents’ detention in China on suspici... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 05 2014]
TORONTO — A Canadian couple detained in China on suspicion of stealing state secrets about the country’s military owned a coffee shop and was never in a position to have access to Chinese state information, the couple’s son said Tuesday. Simeon Garratt ...
China arrests Canadian couple who run coffee sh... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 05 2014]
BEIJING — Chinese authorities are investigating two Canadians citizens on suspicion of stealing state secrets about China’s military and national defence research, state media said. The official Xinhua News Agency said in a one-paragraph report late ...
1 2

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
Global and Chinese Magnesium Hydroxide Industry... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 22 2013]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.