Indonesia sizes Chinese Underwater Drone In Its Waters.
Island politicians have expressed their concern about the finding days after indonesian fishermen discovered a suspected chinese submarine drone near solaire island in south sulawesi. Several politicians have expressed their concern about the find and have demanded the government to take firm actions. According to a report in indonesian news agency in thira, a top legislator has said that indonesia needs to strengthen its underwater defense and security in the wake of the discovery of an unmanned underwater vehicle uuv belonging to a foreign nation deep inside its territorial waters, a threat To indonesias underwater defense and security, any underwater drone and submarine of foreign countries cannot be at rc without our governments, permission deputy speaker of the house of representatives dpr, as assyam sudden said on friday, the indonesian foreign ministry must lodge a protest with the country which owns The drone that was recently found by a fisherman near solaire island, south sulawesi province, he added the discovery of an underwater drone which resembles chinas sea wing uuv in physical appearance indeed poses a serious threat to indonesias underwater defense and security. He asserted the indonesian government must work to protect and secure the countrys territorial waters by modernizing its underwater detection and tracking capability. He added this is a homework for defense, minister prabhu sabianto, to enhance our capabilities to accelerate the development of remote sensing technology sukanta. A member of the house of representatives, dprs commission, i stated in jakarta on saturday. According to media reports, the drone is currently examined by the indonesian navy in their second fleet hq surabaya.