UK will hold the deepest of the post-cold war analysis of foreign policy and security and defence, which will take into account the increasing threat of space weapons from Russia and China. About this article for the Sunday Telegraph wrote to the Minister of defence of the United Kingdom Ben Wallace.
He recalled a recent test of a Russian space anti-satellite weapons. This provocation “contrary to the peaceful uses of outer space,” said Wallace.
London urged Russia to refrain from further tests and to work constructively on a responsible space exploration, the Minister said.
In addition, according to him, China is actively developing offensive space weapons.
The Pentagon said July 15, the Russian satellite-the inspector was released in the vicinity of other satellites a new space object that the United States was seen as “non destructive test” a new type of weapon.
The Russian foreign Ministry said that the tests pose no threat to other space objects and does not violate norms and principles of international law.