Blinken's trip to Beijing postponed after U.S. spots Chinese spy balloon
2/3/23 10:28 AM ET (MarketWatch)Print
The U.S. State Department has postponed Secretary of State Antony Blinken's trip to Beijing after American officials said they had found a Chinese spy balloon above the continental U.S., according to multiple published reports. China's Foreign Ministry said Friday that the balloon the U.S. suspects of conducting surveillance was a civilian "airship" used for research, mainly meteorological purposes.
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February 03, 2023 10:28 ET (15:28 GMT)
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