China says it believes U.S. drone issue will be appropriately handled

BEIJING - China's foreign ministry said on Monday it believes the U.S. drone issue will be appropriately handled, after the country's defence ministry said it would return an underwater U.S. drone seized by a naval vessel last week in the South China Sea.

Foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying made the comments at a daily news briefing in Beijing.

More about

Your daily good stuff - AsiaOne stories delivered straight to your inbox
By signing up, you agree to our Privacy policy and Terms and Conditions.