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US spy agency mocks China in tweet, quickly deletes it

AFP
Published Sep 5, 2016, 11:25 am IST
Updated Sep 5, 2016, 12:14 pm IST
'Classy as always China,' read the Defence Intelligence Agency tweet that was later taken down.
US President Barack Obama. (Photo: AP)
 US President Barack Obama. (Photo: AP)

Washington: A tarmac tiff between US and Chinese officials as President Barack Obama arrived in the city of Hangzhou prompted the posting — and prompt deleting — of an uncharacteristically sarcastic tweet by a US spy agency.

“Classy as always China,” read the Defence Intelligence Agency tweet, which linked to a New York Times article about the incident.

 

The post was quickly deleted but not before the Wall Street Journal noticed the snark.

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