UFO balloons over US could be start of new 'grey zone' Cold War, claims expert

Press/Media: Expert comment


The USA and China could well now be in a new Cold War that could define international politics for the next 10 years, following the very public UFO balloon saga over North America.

Period3 Feb 2023 → 19 Feb 2023

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleUFO balloons over US could be start of new 'grey zone' Cold War, claims expert
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletDaily Star
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionThe series of mysterious UFOs over North America could be the first public display of a new Cold War, an expert has claimed.
    Producer/AuthorHarry Thompson
    PersonsMatthew Powell
  • TitleWave Radio (Portsmouth) comment on spy balloons
    Media typeRadio
    DescriptionInterview on the spy balloons incident.
    Producer/AuthorCharlotte Butt
    PersonsFrank Ledwidge
  • TitleChinese balloon incursion
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletAl Jazeera Arabic
    Media typeTelevision
    DescriptionAl Jazeera (Arabic) Comment on Chinese balloon incursion
    PersonsFrank Ledwidge
  • TitleWhy is Surveillance done with a Balloon and not a Satellite
    Media name/outletFrance 24 English
    Media typeTelevision
    DescriptionExpert comment on the implications of the Chinese Spy Balloon over the United States
    Producer/AuthorFrance 24 English
    PersonsMatthew Powell


  • USA
  • China
  • international relations
  • Espionage
  • Chinese
  • United States
  • Spy Balloon