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Chinese Navy Returns Seized Underwater Drone to US - New York Times;

Chinese Navy Returns Seized Underwater Drone to US - New York Times

New York TimesChinese Navy Returns Seized Underwater Drone to USNew York TimesThe drone was launched by the Bowditch, an American ship, last week. Since the Pentagon demanded the return of the device, officials from the United States and China have verbally sparred over the legality of the seizure. Credit U.S. Navy Visual News ...and more »

China Returns US Underwater Drone Seized in South China Sea - NBCNews.com;

China Returns US Underwater Drone Seized in South China Sea - NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comChina Returns US Underwater Drone Seized in South China SeaNBCNews.comBEIJING — China on Tuesday handed back to the U.S. an underwater drone whose seizure raised tensions in a relationship that has been tested by President-elect Donald Trump's signals of a tougher policy toward Beijing. Last week's incident near the ...and more »

Undersea arms race: Seizure of US drone shines spotlight on China's nuclear submarine strategy - The Japan Times;

Undersea arms race: Seizure of US drone shines spotlight on China's nuclear submarine strategy - The Japan Times

The Japan TimesUndersea arms race: Seizure of US drone shines spotlight on China's nuclear submarine strategyThe Japan TimesWith its controversial seizure and return of a U.S. underwater drone, Beijing may have inadvertently thrust into the spotlight one of the main motivations behind its ramped-up moves in the South China Sea: the quest to create a safe-haven for its sea ...and more »

China returns seized underwater drone to US - Aljazeera.com;

China returns seized underwater drone to US - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comChina returns seized underwater drone to USAljazeera.comDefence ministry in Beijing says it handed the drone back after "friendly consultations" with American counterparts. 20 Dec 2016 07:23 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. China seized the drone on Thursday northwest of Subic Bay ...and more »

China Returns US Navy Drone Seized In South China Sea - NPR;

China Returns US Navy Drone Seized In South China Sea - NPR

NPRChina Returns US Navy Drone Seized In South China SeaNPRChina's Defense Ministry says it has returned a U.S. underwater drone seized last week in the South China Sea. The handoff followed what China termed "friendly" talks between the two countries. The U.S. acknowledged receipt of the drone but criticized ...and more »

China returns seized submarine drone to US - Financial Times;

China returns seized submarine drone to US - Financial Times

Financial TimesChina returns seized submarine drone to USFinancial TimesChina's armed forces have returned to the US Navy an underwater drone that they had seized on Friday in the South China Sea, bringing a swift denouement to a crisis that raised tensions between Washington and Beijing. Sample the FT's top stories for a ...and more »

Pentagon says China returned unmanned underwater drone - The Times of Israel;

Pentagon says China returned unmanned underwater drone - The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelPentagon says China returned unmanned underwater droneThe Times of IsraelAn aerial starboard stern view of the U.S. Navy (USN) Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer, USS MUSTIN (DDG-89). (United States Navy/Public Domain). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics. US-China relations ...and more »

China returns US drone seized by navy after 'friendly consultations' - The Guardian;

China returns US drone seized by navy after 'friendly consultations' - The Guardian

The GuardianChina returns US drone seized by navy after 'friendly consultations'The GuardianThe US said the drone was being operated by civilian contractors collecting unclassified scientific data in international waters 'in full compliance with international law'. Photograph: AP. China. China returns US drone seized by navy after 'friendly ...and more »

China Returns US Underwater Drone Taken From South China Sea - Huffington Post;

China Returns US Underwater Drone Taken From South China Sea - Huffington Post

Huffington PostChina Returns US Underwater Drone Taken From South China SeaHuffington PostChina says it has returned an underwater drone taken from the South China Sea after it was deployed by the oceanographic survey ship, USNS Bowditch. 300. 73. BEIJING (Reuters) - China has returned a U.S. underwater drone taken by a Chinese naval ...and more »

Underwater drones were hot even before China seized one from the US Navy - Los Angeles Times;

Underwater drones were hot even before China seized one from the US Navy - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesUnderwater drones were hot even before China seized one from the US NavyLos Angeles TimesThe capture of an underwater drone belonging to the U.S. Navy by a Chinese military vessel last week cast a spotlight on the military's growing interest in using such drones. Here's a look at the incident, what underwater drones do and the challenges ...and more »

Chinese Takeout - Sputnik International;

Chinese Takeout - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalChinese TakeoutSputnik InternationalOn Saturday, the Chinese Defense Ministry announced that China had decided to return a US underwater drone it captured in the South China Sea to the United States. Chinese Takeout. The move comes after reports of a Chinese warship seizing a US ...and more »

China responds to Trump tweets on drone seizure - CBS News;

China responds to Trump tweets on drone seizure - CBS News

CBS NewsChina responds to Trump tweets on drone seizureCBS NewsDecember 19, 2016, 7:35 AM | China is preparing to return a U.S. underwater drone it seized last week. The U.S. publicly demanded it back, but China blamed the U.S. for dramatizing the event. After both countries agreed the drone would be returned, ...and more »

Why America Is Losing Asia - TIME;

Why America Is Losing Asia - TIME

TIMEWhy America Is Losing AsiaTIMEIn 2015, a satellite spied barges owned by one of the world's biggest dredging companies, China Communications Construction Co. (CCCC), working at disputed reefs in the South China Sea. The Chinese were busy converting bits of contested rock into ...and more »

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China responds to "inaccurate" Trump tweet about US drone seizure - CBS News

CBS NewsChina responds to "inaccurate" Trump tweet about US drone seizureCBS NewsLast Updated Dec 19, 2016 7:38 AM EST. China is preparing to return a U.S. underwater drone it seized last week. The drone was taken 50 nautical miles off the coast of the Philippines on Thursday. The U.S. publicly demanded it back, but China blamed ...and more »

New China policy may give Trump and the US an early win - Nikkei Asian Review;

New China policy may give Trump and the US an early win - Nikkei Asian Review

Nikkei Asian ReviewNew China policy may give Trump and the US an early winNikkei Asian ReviewA drone deployed by the USNS Bowditch, an oceanographic survey ship seen here, was seized by a Chinese naval vessel in international waters on Dec. 16. (Courtesy of U.S. Navy). First, Donald Trump as U.S. president-elect received what might have been ...and more »

Trump has no idea how to run a superpower, say Chinese media - The Guardian;

Trump has no idea how to run a superpower, say Chinese media - The Guardian

The GuardianTrump has no idea how to run a superpower, say Chinese mediaThe GuardianTensions between China and the US are escalating as Donald Trump uses Twitter to berate Beijing. Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images. Donald Trump. Trump has no idea how to run a superpower, say Chinese media. Communist ...and more »

Muted US Response to China's Seizure of Drone Worries Asian Allies - New York Times;

Muted US Response to China's Seizure of Drone Worries Asian Allies - New York Times

New York TimesMuted US Response to China's Seizure of Drone Worries Asian AlliesNew York TimesPresident Obama at a news conference last week. Across Asia, diplomats and analysts said they were perplexed at the inability of the Obama administration to devise a strong response to China's seizing of an American underwater drone. Credit Al Drago ...and more »

China Promises to Return Snatched Unmanned Navy Glider - USNI News;

China Promises to Return Snatched Unmanned Navy Glider - USNI News

USNI NewsChina Promises to Return Snatched Unmanned Navy GliderUSNI NewsChinese officials have pledged to return the unmanned underwater vehicle taken by members of the People's Liberation Army Navy on Thursday, according to a Pentagon spokesman. Without providing details of when the exchange could occur, officials said ...and more »

Trump tells China: Go ahead, keep that US military drone you seized - Los Angeles Times;

Trump tells China: Go ahead, keep that US military drone you seized - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesTrump tells China: Go ahead, keep that US military drone you seizedLos Angeles TimesPresident-elect Donald Trump says the Chinese government should be told “we don't want the drone they stole back” and “let them keep it!” Trump's tweet Saturday evening came after U.S. officials confirmed that they “secured an understanding” for the ...and more »

US survey ship with drone was spying: Chinese daily - Hindustan Times;

US survey ship with drone was spying: Chinese daily - Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesUS survey ship with drone was spying: Chinese dailyHindustan TimesDefending the seizure of the drone Chinese defence ministry spokesperson Yang Yujun yesterday dismissed the US allegations, insisting China had been “professional and responsible” to take the drone.(Representative image). The American oceanographic ...and more »