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U.S. Interior Dept grounds all non-emergency Chinese-made drones -DJI

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SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) – Chinese drone maker DJI said on Thursday that the U.S. Department of Interior has grounded all non-emergency Chinese-made or part-made drones as part of a review of its entire drone programme.

The Shenzhen-based commercial and enterprise drone maker confirmed to Reuters that the department had grounded all drones except for those to be used in critical operations and public safety.

(Reporting by David Kirton; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)

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