Pres. Trump was criticized for stating that China Stole An Under Water Drone! It is about time someone calls the kettle black! This is not the first theft by China nor will it be the last… For 37 years we have witnessed the failure of our Nation’s Government to protect both Sensitive and Top Secret Information from enemy, foe and alleged friend alike! From Russia’s [ongoing] hacking of databases to China’s [ongoing] theft of Nuclear Missile technology during President Clinton’s Presidency ,[ http://youthofamerica.com/president-clinton-and-espionage/ ] to the failure of the Bush Administration to take action during the Hainan Island incident,, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hainan_Island_incident to the massive Theft and Release of critical, sensitive information by WikiLeaks and Edward Snowden [and no, Snowden was/is NOT the Hero a recent movie attempts to portray!] during the Bush and Obama Administration, point to neglect rather than the ability to hack; fact is the theft of critical information, technology and even complete plans and schematics, have been, and currently are, still being hacked from Private Corporations whom have long standing contracts with our Nation’s Government! While these Corporations are stated to be PRIVATE, they actually store, create and are the repositories of the most critical workings of our Nation’s Defense as well as our Nation’s information and technology. This ongoing theft more than challenges Military and Economic Well Being! www.whitecase.com/publications/insight/cyber-risk-why-cyber-security-important In fact, China has built most of her military with technology stolen from the United states! https://news.usni.org/2015/10/27/chinas-military-built-with-cloned-weapons “”The main obstacles in terms of development of the drone subs is making sure they have enough power to stay underwater for long periods of time. By investing in the drone subs, the Pentagon is attempted to keep one step ahead of military rivals such as China and Russia. Shawn Brimley, a former White House and Pentagon official now at the Center for a New American Security, said: ‘The idea is that if we were ever to get into a bust-up in the South China Sea, the Chinese would not know for sure what sort of capabilities the US might have.’ He added: ‘The use of undersea drones opens up a whole new area of capabilities.’ “”
CHINA STEAL UNDERWATER DRONE TO INSPECT AND COPY IT: us navy lauches highly sophisticated under water drones April 2016 US Navy has begun testing a radical ‘drone boat’ that will automatically scour the seas for enemy submarines for months at a time.