The illegal export of U.S. technology to foreign adversaries is a significant threat to national security, and the DHS is working hard to prevent it. However, this task is not easy as the technology is smuggled out of the country, making it difficult to monitor and prevent. Once it reaches China, it is further transferred to Iran where it’s used for developing sophisticated drone technologies.
Jim Mancuso from the Global Trade Division of Homeland Security Investigations emphasized the severity of this threat, stating that U.S. technology has been found in recovered military equipment in China, Iran, and Russia, indicating that these countries are illegally acquiring technological resources from the U.S. Mancuso highlighted the need for vigilance and investigation to stop further exploitation of U.S. technology by foreign powers.
Mr. Mancuso also underlined the significance of this threat to national security as part of a broader issue involving foreign powers posing a threat to U.S national security. It requires immediate attention from relevant authorities and continuous efforts from U.S agencies and officials to combat effectively. The illegal export of U