China Wants to Shoot Down the U.S. Military in a War. Here’s How They Plan to Do It.

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The National Interest—Dave Majumdar Security, Asia Given the researchers’ description of the program, the new weapon system is likely to have a strong ballistic missile defense component. The new weapon could be the HQ-19, which is an advanced ballistic missile defense variant of China’s existing HQ-9 air defense system. The existence of that weapon systems development program was first revealed in a 2016 U.S. Defense Department report on Chinese military capabilities. China is developing a new generation of...

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