Star Wars falls short for exposed allies

Pierce, Julia
November 2004
Engineer (00137758);11/5/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7663, p16
Reports on the findings that if Son of Star Wars of the U.S. is built, Canada, Russia and swathes of Europe would be placed at serious risk of catastrophe by chemical, biological or nuclear weapons from partially destroyed intercontinental ballistic missiles. Process in which the U.S. missile defense strategy works; Enthusiasm of Bush administration about the program; Technology used for the boost phase of Star Wars.


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