The Pentagon demanded that China immediately return the captured underwater drone

Пентагон потребовал от Китая немедленно вернуть захваченный подводный беспилотный аппарат

Oceanographic ship of the U.S. Navy “Bowditch”

The Pentagon demanded that China immediately return the captured underwater drone. This is stated in statement by the press Secretary U.S. Department of defense Peter cook.

“With the use of appropriate government channels to the U.S. defense Department urged China to immediately return the unmanned underwater vehicle, which China has illegally seized 15 December in the South China sea,” the statement reads.

It is noted that the underwater drone being used to gather military Oceanographic data.

“We call on China to immediately return our Autonomous underwater vehicle and perform all the obligations assumed under international law”, – reads the statement.

Cook mentioned that the original radio was requested to return the camera, but she was ignored.

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Recall that a Chinese warship captured by the us Autonomous underwater vehicle in the South China sea.

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