A 32 year old memeber of the Chinese "Secret Force" defected to Australia. The part I want to point out is that he put 1,000's of documents on his MP3 player according to a Canadian Radio broadcast I heard this morning.
An article here.
While most people's first reaction to these stories is going to be: "Well yeah, what did you expect?" It is probably time to start including data and document loss into risk management equations.