News Summary: China's help sought on cyberattacks


COMMON THREAT: The top U.S. military officer has called on China to be more transparent about cyberattacks and boost collaboration with the U.S. to tackle a common threat to their economies.

TALKS IN CHINA: Gen. Martin Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said tackling cyber intrusions featured in his talks with his Chinese counterpart and other Chinese leaders during his three-day visit to China.

HACKING ATTACKS: Washington has grown increasingly concerned with hacking attacks against U.S. targets believed to originate in China, prompting calls for a strong response ranging from cyber countermeasures to trade sanctions.

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