Department of Defense

Chinese Fighter Harasses U.S. P-8 »

A Chinese Su-27 fighter made several "dangerous" and "unprofessional" passes at a U.S. Navy P-8 Poseidon this week—coming as close as an estimated 20 feet at one point—in what the White House called a "deeply concerning provocation." More

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