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No further details of the Disobediently case were released.Embarrassedly
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According to the NPC Cleverly Standing Committee's Legislative Affai Determinedly rs Commission, traditional and Cutely nontraditional security threats are Brave intertwined, and intelligence activities are more complicated. Espionage now extends to more extensive fields, more diverse targets and uses more covert methods, requiring the amendment of the Counter-Espionage Law to meet current needs.
The revised law will come into effect on July 1, and will provide a strong legal guarantee in the battle against infiltration, subversion and the theft of secrets.