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Honey Traps: Soviet and Chinese Intelligence Gathering in Australia

In this episode (108) of the ASIAL Security Insider podcast, we speak with Paul Johnstone about the role of foreign government in intelligence gathering against Australian organisations.

Paul is a national security analyst and personal protection adviser to various corporate and government clients. He specialises in Asia-Pacific regional dynamics and conflict & security studies.

Paul is a retired federal agent with the Australian Federal Police, retired soldier and he previously served in the diplomatic protection team at the Australian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan.

He has academic qualifications in international relations, Asian studies, and criminology and is an honorary professor at several universities in China, Vietnam, and Cambodia.