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Beijing Building Military Drones to Rival US in War, Leaked File Shows

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Beijing Building Military Drones to Rival US in War, Leaked File Shows

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The Chinese regime has been actively growing its fleet of military drones to spy on and compete with adversaries such as the United States, a leaked document from China’s Ministry of National Defense reveals. The July 2017 document, supplied to The Epoch Times by a trusted source, described Beijing’s ambition to dominate what it called “full dimensional warfare”—referring to control over sea, land, air, space, and the electromagnetic spectrum where military equipment communicate—by developing advanced military drones. To accomplish the above, the regime detailed a plan to design one to two types of small, long-range drones and establish a factory to produce 1,000 of them per year. The document stated there would be a 130 million yuan (about $20 million) investment to build the drone-making firm that would begin production by the end of 2018. “Implementation of the program will arm our national defense with the latest combat power in …

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