02 decembrie 2021

Austin says China's hypersonic weapons pursuit 'increases tensions in the region'

thehill.com

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Lloyd Austin Rubio blocks quick votes on stalemated defense bill Overnight Defense & National Security — Senate looks to break defense bill stalemate Oversight GOP eyes records on Afghanistan withdrawal MORE on Thursday lambasted China over its pursuit of hypersonic weapons, saying the activity “increases tensions in the region.” “We have concerns about the military capabilities that the PRC continues to pursue, and the pursuit of those capabilities increases [...]