What the what? FBI arrests five people for trying to force Chinese citizens to go home

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NBC News has the details.

Federal prosecutors said the five, plus three others in China, were part of an international operation called “Fox Hunt,” described by the Chinese as an anti-corruption campaign that seeks to locate fugitives.

But John Demers, assistant attorney general in charge of the Justice Department’s National Security Division, said, “In many instances, the hunted are opponents of Chinese Communist Party Chairman Xi — political rivals, dissidents, and critics.”

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