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After spat over spy plane, China tells U.S. to stop reconnaissance
After spat over spy plane, China tells U.S. to stop reconnaissance

A senior Chinese military official in Beijing told President Obama’s visiting national security advisor to end "close-in reconnaissance" less than a month after an armed Chinese fighter jet conducted an aggressive midair intercept of a U.S. Navy aircraft. According to a report Tuesday by China’s state-run New China News Agency, Chinese official Fan Changlong advised Susan Rice that the U.S. military “should reduce and ultimately stop” its spy missions on China. The comment, a reflection of an opinion long held by the Chinese government, was made to Rice on the last day of a three-day visit to China to discuss expanding partnership between the two...

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