02 decembrie 2021

US defence chief slams China's drive for hypersonic weapons US defence chief slams China's drive for hypersonic weapons | Euronews Euronews Euronews

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US defence secretary Lloyd Austin said on Thursday that China’s pursuit of hypersonic weapons “increases tensions in the region” and vowed the U.S. would maintain its capability to deter potential threats posed by China. Austin made the remarks in Seoul following annual security talks with his South Korean counterpart that focused on challenges from China and North Korea and other issues facing the allies. “We have concerns about the military capabilities that the PRC continues to pursue. [...]