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To: A. Pole

We need to be able to protect OUR satellites from Chi com missiles.

Our Strategic Missile Defense program uses satellites.


15 posted on 01/19/2007 6:24:45 AM PST by uptoolate (If it sounds absurd, 51% chance it was sarcasm.)
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To: uptoolate
We need to be able to protect OUR satellites from Chi com missiles.

You see, the satellites circle the Earth. How can you protect a satellite which is hundred miles above Chinese territory and many thousands of miles from USA?

Space warfare is asymmetrical by definition. It is better not to stimulate development in this area.

16 posted on 01/19/2007 6:32:10 AM PST by A. Pole (Orwell:He who controls the present, controls the past.He who controls the past, controls the future.)
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