China Claims 10 U.S. Balloons Have Entered Chinese Airspace In Past Year

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Chinese Foreign Minister spokesperson Wang Wenbin has said that the U.S. has illegally flown at least 10 balloons over Chinese airspace in the past year. Wang said during a briefing, “It is also common for U.S. balloons to illegally enter the airspace of other countries.”  Wang gave no further details regarding the nature of the balloons and how China handled the alleged incursions. National Security Council spokesperson Adrienne Watson said that China’s claims are false.