China Making Serious In-Roads On The Space Front

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China Making Serious In-Roads On The Space Front
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Beijing is currently spending a lot of time and energy on space exploration, which could destroy U.S. capabilities there. According to a report presented by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, China’s burgeoning space weapons program has been specifically designed to undermine American C5IST capabilities in the event of a conflict between the two countries. The report is set to be published by The Washington Times next month.

“China is pursuing a broad and robust array of counterspace capabilities, which includes direct-ascent anti-satellite missiles, co-orbital anti-satellite systems, computer netw