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Pentagon Chief on Missile Test: US Wanted to Make Sure It Can ‘Deter China's Bad Behaviour’
Sputnik International 11:54 22.08.2019
The remarks come just days after the Pentagon tested a conventional ground-launched cruise missile which covered a range which would have been banned under the US-Russian Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, which was abandoned by Washington earlier this month.
In an interview with Fox News released on Wednesday, US Defence Secretary Mark Esper specifically touched upon the Pentagon’s recent cruise missile test launch, which he said could be seen, among other things, as a message to China.
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