Former US President Donald Trump said during his presidency that Chinese blimps did not fly over the country. He wrote this on his own social network, Truth Social. DEA News.
“When I was president, no balloon from China flew over the United States in any way, in any way, in any form. If that was the case, we would have shot them right away!” Written by the ex-president.
According to Trump, media reported that spy balloons were seen near key strategic objects on American soil at least three times during his years in office.
On February 5, the US military shot down a Chinese balloon that had been hovering over US soil for several days. The Pentagon called the downed device a spy device, while China said the balloon was a civilian probe and ended up accidentally over the United States.
Later, Fox News host Sean Hannity expression The view that US President Joe Biden is trying to “cover up the case” with a Chinese balloon over American soil.
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