A man watches Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the nation where he announced India had destroyed a low-orbiting satellite in a missile test. Photo: AFP
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Rules required over space weapons tests

  • India gave no warning when, for the first time, it shot down one of its own satellites, creating hundreds of pieces of debris that pose a risk to the assets of other nations

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A man watches Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the nation where he announced India had destroyed a low-orbiting satellite in a missile test. Photo: AFP
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