Secret Pentagon UFO program revealed

Newly released footage from the Department of Defense shows an apparent UFO caught on tape.
3:00 | 12/17/17

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Now to maybe our favorite story of the day. Cue the music. What looks toy be a case of real-life "X files." We're learning about a Pentagon program spending millions to look into ufos. I'm all over this story. Not just the "X files." The X, Y, Z files you get from me. The Pentagon thought they were worth millions of dollars in investigation has many wondering if the truth is out there. My gosh. Reporter: An unidentified flying object. Look that thing, dude. Reporter: Spotted by two knanavy fighter pilots. Look at that thing. It's rotating. Reporter: These newly released videos by the department of defense, part of a once secret government program to investigate sightings of so called a nom louse vehicles in the skies. It sounds like a plot out of "The X files." The truth is out there. The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a ufo. Reporter: According to reports in "The Washington post" and "The New York Times" the department of defense has spent more than $2million since 2007 looking into urks F sorks sightings. Harry Reid telling "The New York Times" I think it's one of the the body to things I did in my congressional service. I did something hat though one has done before. And now, the Pentagon officially ak fojing the program for the first time. Telling ABC news they ended the program if 2012 in favor of other, high-priority issues that merited funding. But that the D.O.D. Takes seriously all threats and Poe item threats to our people, our assets, and our mission and takes action when credible ffgs is developmented. The Pentagon ended funding. "The New York Times" says that the program is still in existen existence. You know there's to film in cameras anymore. Do you believe in ufos? There are definitely unidentified flying objects, yes. Whether there are ail yeps inside them? I believe there are other beings. Not sure I believe in aliens. Beings? Beans. Not necessarily aliens. But make pike row skopic organisms. I'm not sure about an alien. I just want to know more. I think so. There are aliens. We'll have them on the set next weekend. Let me just say, if there are aliens. We'll leave the show with that.

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