Attention-getter


Published: Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at 12:39 a.m.
"For several years, the Russians and Chinese have been trying to push a treaty to ban space weapons. The concept of exhibiting a hard-power capability to bring somebody to the negotiating table is a classic cold war technique."
Theresa Hitchens, director of the Center for Defense Information, after China successfully destroyed an orbiting satellite with a missile last week.

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