Hong Lei
  • Australian television reported that the plans for the Australian Security Intelligence Organization building had been stolen through a cyberattack.

    A warning sign hangs on a fence enclosing the Australian Security Intelligence Organization's new headquarters under construction in Canberra, Australia, Tuesday, May 28, 2013.
    LAST UPDATE : May 28, 2013, 9:11 AM EDT
  • BEIJING (AP) — China is expressing its unhappiness that Pyongyang tested a long-range rocket despite deep concerns over the launch among its neighbors.

    Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei told reporters Wednesday: "We express regret at (North Korea's) launch in spite of the extensive concerns of the international community."

    Hong says China "believes U.N. Security Council reaction should be prudent and moderate and conducive to maintaining stability and avoiding escalation of the situation."

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 3:16 AM EST