27 Feb '18, 3pm

Sen. Cruz calls for inclusion of space-based missile defense in 2018 MDR

Sen. Cruz calls for inclusion of space-based missile defense in 2018 MDR February 27, 2018 Homeland Preparedness News: Citing North Korean ballistic missile threats, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) called on the Department of Defense (DoD) to include development and deployment of space-based missile defense in the 2018 Missile Defense Review (MDR). In a letter to Defense Secretary James Mattis, Cruz highlighted progress made by the Missile Defense Agency since President Ronald Reagan envisioned a space-based missile defense system in 1983. However, Cruz also cited concerns that “we have not developed or fielded the requisite capabilities to intercept ballistic missiles in their most vulnerable state of flight.” “We must recognize the inextricable link between our evolving conception of space and bolstering our layered missile defense architecture,” Cruz said. “Last year, I autho...

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