The United States has been accused of sending a U-2 spy plane into a no-fly zone during a Chinese live-fire military exercise. Photo: HandoutThe United States has been accused of sending a U-2 spy plane into a no-fly zone during a Chinese live-fire military exercise. Photo: Handout
The United States has been accused of sending a U-2 spy plane into a no-fly zone during a Chinese live-fire military exercise. Photo: Handout

US spy plane enters no-fly zone during Chinese live-fire naval drill

  • Beijing lodges formal protest with Washington over ‘serious violation’ of safety code and warns of potential mishaps
  • United States says flight was within international rules and pledges that missions will continue

Topic |   China’s military
The United States has been accused of sending a U-2 spy plane into a no-fly zone during a Chinese live-fire military exercise. Photo: HandoutThe United States has been accused of sending a U-2 spy plane into a no-fly zone during a Chinese live-fire military exercise. Photo: Handout
The United States has been accused of sending a U-2 spy plane into a no-fly zone during a Chinese live-fire military exercise. Photo: Handout
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