All the present great powers – the US, China and Russia – are developing hypersonic weapons, which fly at speeds of at least Mach 5 or more (five times the speed of sound) but it is not only about speed.
Russia is ready to accept the US proposal to renounce nuclear weapons. But are the United States ready for this?
The aggravation of the Indo-Pakistani conflict again raised the question of whose side the United States is with. Washington has already voiced plans to make India friends, but it is bound by close arms contracts with Russia.
There is strong evidence that the Pentagon, through its research and development agency, DARPA, is developing genetically modified insects that would be capable of destroying agriculture crops of a potential enemy.