Top US general confirms ‘very concerning’ Chinese hypersonic weapons test

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The top US military officer, General Mark Milley, has provided the first official US confirmation of a Chinese hypersonic weapons test that military experts say appears to show Beijing’s pursuit of an Earth-orbiting system designed to evade American missile defenses. The Pentagon has been at pains to avoid direct confirmation of the Chinese test this… Continue reading Top US general confirms ‘very concerning’ Chinese hypersonic weapons test

US not seeking ‘new Cold War’, says President Joe Biden at UNGA amid tensions with China

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Amid growing tensions with China, US President Joe Biden on Tuesday said that the country is not seeking a ‘new Cold War’ and is ready to work with any nation that pursues peaceful resolutions. Without mentioning China directly, Biden acknowledged increasing concerns about rising tensions between the two nations in his first address before the… Continue reading US not seeking ‘new Cold War’, says President Joe Biden at UNGA amid tensions with China