June 12, 2018
Russia is building a laser cannon death ray capable of targeting and destroying objects in space.
The enormous weapon will be the size of a telescope, and will zero-in on orbital debris that poses a threat to nearby ships, Russia has confirmed.
But despite assurances the cannon will only be used to blast space debris, experts fear the cannon could become a vital part of the Vladimir Putin’s arsenal.
The latest revelation comes weeks after a US Air Force chief warned that space wars could break out between superpower nations ‘within years’.
This article was posted: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 7:45 am