The Pentagon, headquarters of the US Defence Department. The House Armed Services Committee has unanimously passed its annual National Defence Authorisation Act, which features numerous initiatives focusd on China. Photo: AFP

US military bill with an eye on China passes House panel unanimously

  • The House Armed Services Committee approves the US$741 billion National Defence Authorisation Act, which finances the Pentagon’s annual budget
  • The legislation includes numerous programmes that target China and its rivalry with the US on military, technological and geopolitical fronts
Topic |   US-China relations
The Pentagon, headquarters of the US Defence Department. The House Armed Services Committee has unanimously passed its annual National Defence Authorisation Act, which features numerous initiatives focusd on China. Photo: AFP
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