China returns seized US underwater drone

China returns seized US underwater drone | Image for pictorial representation

Washington, Dec 20: China on Tuesday returned the US unmanned underwater drone it seized last week in the South China Sea, officials said.

“After friendly consultations between China and the US, the transfer of the underwater drone was smoothly completed,” CNN cited a Chinese Defence Ministry statement as saying.

According to the Pentagon, the US would continue to investigate the events surrounding the incident.

–IANS

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