China denied the Pentagon about the dangerous approach of Chinese fighter aircraft USA
The defense Ministry of China has denied US allegations that the Chinese fighter tried to intercept the plane of observation of the U.S. Navy.The representative of the Ministry of defense of China Yang Yukhin called the accusations of the United States "baseless" in a statement issued on Saturday evening, August 23. Yukhin noted that the Chinese pilot was conducting maneuvers at a safe distance from American aircraft. According to him, the Board of the Chinese air force took to the skies for the usual identification approaching the borders of the plane.Let's remind, on August 19, the Pentagon representative John Kirby said that about 135-minute walk from the Chinese island of Hainan Chinese fighters made several close approach to her to patrol and anti-submarine aircraft of the U.S. Navy P-8 Poseidon. Allegedly, the aircraft flew 30 feet from the American side, did a roll-over "Poseidon", and have passed before the nose of the plane, demonstrating his arms.