CNN.com - RSS Channel - HP Hero
|A new timeline reveals why US officials didn't act before China's suspected spy balloon crossed over US
• Biden says US-China relations have not taken a hit in wake of spy balloon shoot down
• Spy balloon part of a broader Chinese military surveillance operation, US intel sources say
POSTED FEBRUARY 09, 2023 2:29 AM
|China wants to dominate the 'near space' battlefield. Balloons are a key asset
In China's eyes, the newest superpower battlefield sits between 12 and 60 miles above the Earth's surface in a thin-aired layer of the atmosphere it calls "near space."
POSTED FEBRUARY 09, 2023 9:02 AM
|Biden says US-China relations have not taken a hit
President Joe Biden said in a new interview that the recently recovered Chinese spy balloon that traversed the continental US did not damage bilateral relations between the two countries.
POSTED FEBRUARY 09, 2023 3:43 AM
|Analysis: Biden's dramatic warning to China
President Joe Biden starkly warned he will protect America against Chinese threats to its sovereignty and singled out President Xi Jinping -- a striking escalation of a suspected spy balloon showdown during his State of the Union address.
POSTED FEBRUARY 08, 2023 8:33 AM
|See image of a Chinese balloon hovering over Taiwan
CNN obtained images of Chinese spy balloons, recently shot down in the US, hovering over Taiwan in recent months. China has long vowed to "reunify" the democratic island with the communist country's mainland, by force if necessary. One of the Chinese military's tools being high altitude balloons. CNN's Will Ripley has more from Taiwan.
POSTED FEBRUARY 08, 2023 1:55 AM
|Opinion: The long, strange history of spy balloons
Shooting down China's balloon was akin to my 11-year-old son finally popping the toy balloon he had been batting around the house all week.
POSTED FEBRUARY 08, 2023 12:57 AM
|US Navy releases photos of Chinese spy balloon recovery effort
The US Navy released photos Tuesday of its recovery effort of a suspected Chinese spy balloon, which US fighter jets shot down over the Atlantic Ocean on Saturday.
POSTED FEBRUARY 07, 2023 11:18 PM
|China has more ICBM launchers than US, senior general says
A senior American military officer notified lawmakers in January that China has more land-based fixed and mobile intercontinental ballistic missile launchers than the US, according to a letter sent to Congress.
POSTED FEBRUARY 07, 2023 7:50 PM
|Republicans held a hearing to prove Twitter's bias against them. It backfired in spectacular fashion
• Opinion: What McCarthy shushing his party means for his future
POSTED FEBRUARY 09, 2023 2:51 AM
|Disney plans to cut 7,000 jobs and reward shareholders
• Disney announces more 'Toy Story' and 'Frozen' sequels
• Analysis: Welcome to the 'generative AI' era. Resistance is futile
POSTED FEBRUARY 09, 2023 1:07 AM