From ArsTechnica:

Attorney General Loretta Lynch, China’s State Councilor and Minister of Public Security Guo Shengkun, and US Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson pose for a photo at the first US-China cyber coordination meeting in Washington on December

Update 12/3/15 2:15 ET: China has apparently made arrests in the case. The Washington Post reports that a group of hackers arrested by the Chinese government in September were in fact the people behind the OPM breach. The hackers were targeted based on intelligence provided by the US, and China had previously reported that Americans believed these hackers, whose identity has not been revealed, were involved in state-sponsored industrial espionage. It’s not clear if the group was connected in some way to the Chinese military or had other government connections, but the arrests were made as part of the deal struck between the US and China in September. This led to President Obama dropping the threat of economic sanctions against China. (Our original story on the situation appears below.)

An official Chinese report claims that US and Chinese representatives “yielded positive outcomes” at the first meeting of a bilateral cyber security coordination group. The group was set up under the provisions of an agreement signed…

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