China Land Grab Stirs Spying Fears On The Ground Too

Chinese Threat In Land Buy Beside North Dakota AF Intel Base

  • Fufeng Group’s purchase of 370 acres of land to build corn factory 12 miles from Grand Forks Air Force Base is “a significant threat to national security” in both near and long term, assistant secretary of the Air Force warned in letters to host state senators.
  • “The proposed project presents a significant threat to national security with both near- and long-term risks of significant impacts to our operations in the area,” Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Andrew P. Hunter wrote to North Dakota Republican Sen. John Hoeven in a Jan. 27 letter.