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StoryGraph Biggest Story 2023-02-06 -- chinese spy balloons (17), the balloon shot down (16), national security (14), the biden administration (12), shooting down (11)

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chinese spy balloons (17), the balloon shot down (16), national security (14), the biden administration (12), shooting down (11)

Trump Gives His Most Deranged Response Ever To The China Balloon

Trump thinks that the Chinese spy balloon was secretly manned and the US should have extorted China.

It Doesn't Look Like President Biden Will Face A Serious Primary Challenge In 2024

The word coming out of the DNC winter meeting is that President Biden has the 2024 nomination locked up as Democrats and progressives are happy with him.

Marco Rubio Humiliates Himself By Accusing Biden Of Dereliction Of Duty

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) tried to claim that since Biden didn't give a speech about the Chinese spy balloon, he was guilty of dereliction of duty.

Chuck Schumer Deflates GOP By Reminding Them 3 Spy Balloons Flew Over The US While Trump Was President

At a press conference, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) reminded Republicans that three spy balloons flew over the US while Trump was president and none were shot down.

The balloon thing is a bad sign for US-China relations

Secretary of State Antony Blinken postponed a meeting with President Xi because of a Chinese surveillance balloon in US airspace.

Opinion | Trump and DeSantis are locked in a battle to be the worst

Trump and DeSantis are leading the way for Republicans on race, education, and gender identity. This can't end well.

Balloon Incident Reveals More Than Spying as Competition With China Intensifies

There is nothing new about superpowers spying on one another, even from balloons. But for pure gall, there was something different this time.

U.S. Navy Divers Work to Recover Debris From Chinese Spy Balloon as Diplomacy Dwindles

The effort off the coast of South Carolina is expected to take days, and Navy and Coast Guard ships have been sent to the scene. U.S. officials are watching for retaliation from China.

Chinese spy balloons under Trump not discovered until after Biden took office | CNN Politics

The transiting of three suspected Chinese spy balloons over the continental US during the Trump administration was only discovered after President Joe Biden took office, a senior administration official told CNN on Sunday.

Biden, the balloon, and the age of anti-China one-upmanship

The fascination with how to down the intelligence gathering balloon quickly gave way into the new geopolitical reality: There is no downside to being a China hawk.

Timeline: A Chinese spy balloon’s trip across the United States

As a Chinese spy balloon made its way east across the United States last week, a military and diplomatic crisis played out on the ground.

Buttigieg said U.S. had to balance risks in deciding when to shoot down balloon

At issue is whether the Biden administration waited too long to take down the balloon from China.

What we know about Chinese balloon sightings during Trump presidency

The U.S. military shot down a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon on Saturday off the coast of South Carolina after it floated for days through U.S. airspace. Republicans have blasted Biden for …

Chinese Spy Balloon Crash Landed Off American Coast Months Ago - Report

A new report says Chinese spy balloons have been seen before near U.S. airspace, as a 2022 incident in Hawaii comes into focus.

Every World Leader Is Paying Attention to Biden's Big Message: Invade Our Airspace and We Won't Do a Thing

The Joe Biden who telegraphed to the world defeat in Afghanistan and indifference in Ukraine has now done something even worse.

Biden Official Says U.S. Unaware of China Spy Balloons During Trump

A Biden administration official confirmed that the United States was unaware of the other Chinese spy balloons that flew over the country.

Republican Claims Trump Didn't Know About the 3 Chinese Spy Balloons

Republicans are sputtering to explain why Trump didn't know that at least three Chinese balloons transited the U.S. during the Trump administration.

Biden admin offers to brief Trump officials on past Chinese spy balloon incursions

Officials in the last administration denied that the airships had flown over the U.S. on their watch.

Lawmakers praise successful downing of suspected Chinese spy balloon while concerns linger

The downing of a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon was met by lawmakers with a mix of praise, criticism and concern.

Biden Official Claims Spy Balloons 'Went Undetected' by Trump Administration

A new report says that Chinese baloon flights across the U.S. during the Trump administration were never detected at the time.

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