Tag: Chinese spy balloon

Biden says he will shoot down any flying object that threatens the US

Biden says he will shoot down any flying object that threatens the US

“I hope to see President Xi and I want to get to the bottom of this matter. But I’m not going to apologize for bringing down that balloon,” the president said in an appearance to the press at the White House. Biden also warned that he will not hesitate shoot down every flying object what […]

Chinese spy ball also in Italy: what is it for? Forty nations involved

Chinese spy ball also in Italy: what is it for? Forty nations involved

More than forty countries on five continents unwittingly “host” Chinese spy balloons in their skies. And Italy would be one of them. This is stated by a senior US State Department official. Numerous details, according to the Biden administration, link the People’s Liberation Army of China to the balloon that flew over the United States […]

The US detects another Chinese spy balloon and says it is flying over Latin America

The US detects another Chinese spy balloon and says it is flying over Latin America

The United States has detected another “spy balloon” from China and assured it is flying over Latin America, the Pentagon reported Friday. “We are seeing information from a balloon flying over Latin America. We are now determining that it is another Chinese surveillance balloon,” Pentagon spokesman Brigadier General Patrick Ryder said in a statement to […]

The Pentagon claims the Chinese balloon continues to hover over the US

The Pentagon claims the Chinese balloon continues to hover over the US

Pentagon spokesman, General Pat Ryder, He specified in a press conference that the balloon is 60,000 feet from the surface (18,288 meters) above the center of the continental United States. “The balloon has changed its trajectory,” said Ryder, who declined to go into detail about its exact location, noting that it will “probably” fly over […]

Blinken cancels China trip after spy balloon incident

Blinken cancels China trip after spy balloon incident

senior officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs They said in a conversation with journalists that the balloon’s presence is “a clear violation” of sovereignty and international law, and is therefore “unacceptable” and have decided to postpone Blinken’s visit. “The Secretary this morning communicated to the Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (of China), […]

China admits the hot air balloon that flew over the US is part of it

China admits the hot air balloon that flew over the US is part of it

“The airship is from China. It is a civilian airship that cFor research purposesmainly meteorological,” the foreign ministry of the Asian giant clarified in a statement. According to the statement, the aircraft “deviated sharply from its intended course” due to “westerly winds and a limited ability to self-steer“. The State Department in its publication “regrets […]

China asks to be “cautious” over presence of alleged spy balloon in US

China asks to be “cautious” over presence of alleged spy balloon in US

“Until the facts are cleared up, speculation and commotion will not help to resolve this matter properly,” Foreign Affairs spokeswoman Mao Ning said at a press conference on Friday. According to Mao, “Beijing is verifying reports that a spy balloon has flown over the United States,” though he stressed that “China has no intention of […]

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