Tensions between the USA and China rose considerably in the last days of the year. It was stated that there was a great threat of collision as a Chinese warplane entered within 6 meters of a US air force jet. Sharing the photo of the incident, the Washington administration emphasized that such maneuvers in the region create risks and have increased considerably recently.
Over the South China Sea, the US and Chinese warplanes entered into a dangerous struggle. The US announced that a Chinese warplane entered within 6 meters of a US air force vehicle and could cause a possible collision.
“SUCH MANEUVERS CREATE GREAT RISK”
While it was stated that the photos shared by the USA were taken this month, Washington announced that such maneuvers in the region create risks, are unprofessional and their frequency has increased.
IT’S CLOSE TO THE NOSE OF THE PLANE
“The AJ-11 Chinese fighter jet made unsafe maneuvers towards the US RC-135 fighter jet. The Chinese pilot approached the nose of the RC-135,” the US statement said.
CHINA ADMINISTRATION: USA CREATES THREAT TO PEACE IN THE REGION
While the US has recently announced that China has made moves in this direction, China has previously announced that it sees Taiwan under its control, along with the South China Sea. The Chinese administration, on the other hand, stated that the United States is a threat to peace and stability in the region.