China Returns US Underwater Drone

China Returns US Underwater Drone

Yicai Global

Date: Fri, 03/24/2017 - 23:16 / source:Yicai
China Returns US Underwater Drone
China Returns US Underwater Drone

(Yicai Global) Dec. 20 -- China has handed back the US underwater drone it captured in the South China Sea, China's ministry of national defense said in a short press release.

The handover took place in the South China Sea following friendly negotiations, the statement said.

The ministry said yesterday that the Chinese Navy had verified and examined the unmanned US drone to prevent the unidentified device from harming the safe navigation of passing ships and personnel and would return it to the US through appropriate means.

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