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White House Declares Ban On US Anti-Satellite Weapons Tests

India Ahead | 19/04/2022 09:12 AM | Click to read full article

United States commits not to conduct destructive, direct-ascent anti-satellite (ASAT) missile testing. It seeks to establish this as a new international norm for responsible behavior in space - a White House statement.

According to the statement, the US Vice President called on other nations to make similar commitments and work together to establish this as a norm, making the case that such efforts benefit all countries.

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