US News The United States worried after sending a "hypersonic" missile in the space of China
Tesla: new record in China!
Tesla China sold 56,006 vehicles in September against 44,264 in August, according to the latest figures of the China Passenger because association. This data therefore confirm the rapid expansion of the Eon Musk Group in China. Recall that in the third quarter, the Californian group had managed to challenge the disturbances of "Supply Chain" and to make record deliveries.
according to the British daily the "Financial Times", China has made a missile shot from a hypersonic orbital glider Last August.
after the surprise, worry. Financial Timesthat China would have tested in early August a hypersonic glider, launched in space by a classic rocket, then the missile would have circulated in low orbit, capable of going around the world. times the speed of sound, with a changing trajectory. And even though this test has missed its target of 32 kilometers, it is the technological feat that surprised the American services, says the British daily.
Microsoft closes LinkedIn Career Network in China
The US Software and Internet Tile Microsoft closes its career network LinkedIn in China. On the grounds, the Group called a "challenging operating environment" on Thursday and stricter guidelines in the country. "While we were successful in helping Chinese users to find jobs and economic opportunities, we did not have the same success in the social aspects to share and inform them." © Justin Sullivan The US Software and Internet Tree Microsoft closes its career network LinkedIn in China.
"What matters is the control of technology", Analysis Pierre Haski . "Three years ago, China had done a first time, only a few minutes".
A technological advance that surprises the United States
these technological advances are worrying. Because an armed hypersonic nuclear ogive glider could help China to "cancel" US missile defense systems that are designed to destroy incoming ballistic missiles, says Taylor Fravel, an expert in Chinese policy on arms. Nuclear, at the Financial Times.
"Hypersonic vehicles. ... steal on lower trajectories and can maneuver in flight, which makes them difficult to follow and destroy," says Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. According to the expert, it would be "destabilizing" that China develops and deploys such a weapon entirely. However, it specifies that a trial did not necessarily mean that Beijing would deploy this ability.
Washington calls on the world to support Taiwan's participation in United Nations Institutions .
© - Evan VUCCI US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken on February 4, 2021 in Washington. The Communiqué of the US Secretary of State intervenes in a context of tension with China, especially about the nationalist island. with our correspondent in Washington, Guillaume Naudin The date is probably not chosen at random. Anthony Blinken is expressed in the aftermath of the fiftieth anniversary of the communist China's entrance to the UN, replacing Taiwan.