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U.S., U.K., Australia announce cooperation on hypersonic weapons

AUKUS to expand beyond development of nuclear submarines

The U.S., U.K. and Australia will cooperate on the development of hypersonic weapons and electronic warfare capabilities.    © Reuters

LONDON -- The U.S., U.K. and Australia will cooperate in developing hypersonic missiles and electronic warfare technology, the three countries announced in a statement Tuesday, as the trilateral alliance tries to respond to China's military rise in the Indo-Pacific. 

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