U.S. Justice Department said the U.S. rate for Chinese companies to build U.S. military firearms parts
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Global Network reporter Zhu Ying library reported that, according to the United States, “Defense News” weekly reported on July 12, the U.S. Justice Department said a U.S. defense contractor has on its face In order to save money “illegally conspiring to export to China the U.S. Defense Department weapons programs,” the accused pleaded guilty.
U.S. Justice Department statement said that between 2004 to 2009, in New Jersey, Swiss technology company (Swiss Technology) and the U.S. Department of Defense contract, the latter making for military action rifles and machine gun parts.
However, the Swiss technology not only failed to produce their own firearms parts, it is not the first in the United States Department of Defense, where circumstances permit, the production plan to lower prices outsourced to China.
New Jersey prosecutors Powell ? Feisheerman (Paul Fishman), said: “Let’s attempt to low-cost production of military equipment manufacturers will expose our troops in more dangerous situations, We can not simply go to take the risk. “
the Justice Department said in a statement, the Swiss technology recognized for their own financial interests, with Chinese companies to discuss the parts for the U.S. Department of Defense regarding the production of firearms. The U.S. government said the practice of the Swiss science and technology will give the Department of Defense contract fraud caused more than $ 1.1 million loss.
reported that, according to the plea agreement, the Swiss technology will compensate these losses the U.S. Department of Defense. Final cut on November 15 decided to make.(edit: SN049)