USA defeat Russia and China in case of military conflict in space. This statement was made acting head of the Pentagon Patrick Shanahan in a speech in the Committee of the house of representatives of the Congress of the United States.
“I am fully confident that we can win when conflict in space today,” said Shanahan in response to the question about whether the US can defeat Russia and China in case of military conflict in space.
The acting head of the Pentagon Patrick Shanahan also announced that the United States must annually increase the investment in defense by 3-5% in real terms to maintain a military advantage over Russia and China.
We will remind, earlier representatives of the Pentagon has regularly said about the superiority of Russia and China in the field of military space, demanding increased funding for space weapons.
Previously Dmitry Rogozin said that the state is not enough funding Corporation. As an example, he cited NASA. On 20 March it became known that the head of “Roskosmos” asked the Prosecutor tries to prosecute the media, which gave a negative assessment of its activities.