China Blatantly Stole An American Underwater Drone From A US Ship In The South China Sea
A Chinese navy warship seized a U.S. underwater drone collecting unclassified data in international waters in the South China Sea, defense officials revealed Friday.
The drone was deployed by a U.S. oceanographic vessel operating in the region, reports Reuters. The incident occurred in Subic Bay Dec. 15, just as the USNS Bowditch was about to retrieve the unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV).
The drone was mapping the sea floor and collecting oceanographic data. – READ MORE