Opinions

3rd August 2020

An atomic weapons race in space? It appears we’ve learned nothing from Hiroshima

Russia’s apparent test-firing of an anti-satellite weapon in outer space on 15 July, as alleged by the US and Britain, could be dismissed as another of Vladimir Putin’s annoying provocations. That would be a mistake. The alleged new space weapon should be seen in the broader context of a rapidly evolving, hi-tech, [...]

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