Chinese President Vows to Work with U.S. on Cybercrime

President Xi Jinping pledged in a speech in Seattle to work with the United States on fighting cybercrime, saying that the Chinese government was a staunch defender of cybersecurity. “The Chinese government will not in whatever form engage in commercial theft, and hacking against government networks are crimes that must be punished in accordance with the law and relevant international treaties,” Mr. Xi said in an address to American business executives.