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Associated Press: Russia, China to mull joint response to US missile shield


MOSCOW – Amid escalating U.S.-Russia tensions, the Russian military said on Oct. 11 it will cooperate with China on efforts to fend off a threat posed by the U.S. missile defense program. Lt. Gen. Viktor Poznikhir of the Russian military’s General Staff accused the Pentagon of developing the shield as part of planning for a possible […]

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