Pentagon suspends F-35 deliveries; Move after discovery of Chinese material

The Pentagon has decided to suspend delivery of F-35 fighter jets after discovering that a magnet used in the stealthy fighter's engine was made with 'unauthorized material' from China. The decision came after weeks of investigation that gathered steam in mid-August. It was found that an alloy in the engine's lubricant pump did not comply with U.S. laws and was made in China.

 
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