As Scrutiny Of China Grows, Some U.S. Schools Drop A Language Program

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At least 13 U.S. universities have shut down their Confucius Institutes, which are funded by China's government. Critics say the program could be used to recruit spies or steal university research.

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At least 13 U.S. universities have shut down their Confucius Institutes, which are funded by China's government. Critics say the program could be used to recruit spies or steal university research.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

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