The Pentagon is shifting its focus from ballistic missile defense to intercepting hypersonic and cruise missiles in order to keep pace with Chinese and Russian advances. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Director U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Samuel Greaves has even gone so far as to remove the word ballistic from the organization’s mission statement to emphasize a broader missile threat spectrum. The reason? If the U.S. goes to war with a global power, Michael Griffin, undersecretary of ...

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