Declassified U.S. Defense Department videos provide evidence that UFOs exist but the Pentagon is refusing to investigate them, a former Assistant Secretary of Defense alleged.
“The videos: along with observations by pilots and radar operators, appear to provide evidence of the existence of aircraft far superior to anything possessed by the United States or its allies,” Christopher K. Mellon wrote in a Washington Post op-ed. Mellon served as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Intelligence for Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush.
Defense Department officials confirmed that there have been more than a dozen encounters between U.S. military planes and unidentified aircraft along the East Coast since 2015, Mellon noted. He thinks recent UFO incidents that were widely covered by the media indicate a potential threat to national security.
In one story Mellon pointed to Air Force F-15s chased an unidentified aircraft that was traveling over Oregon at