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Chinese 'agent' meddling in British politics, MI5 warns

Suspected operative said to work on behalf of Communist Party

The Houses of Parliament in London: Britain's relations with China have deteriorated in recent years over issues including Hong Kong and Xinjiang.   © Reuters

LONDON -- The U.K.'s domestically focused security service has flagged a lawyer for "political interference" in Parliament for the Chinese Communist Party, British lawmakers were warned Thursday.

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