Nobody Wants A War In Space

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The U.S. Space Force isn’t the only military space branch popping up around the world. (Image: © U.S. Space Force)

Chelsea Gohd, Everyone wants a Space Force — but why?

“Nobody wants a war in space.”

As perceived security threats mount in Earth’s orbit, countries around the world are following the example of the United States and creating their own “space forces.”

Nine months ago, in December 2019, the U.S. Space Force was born. The new military branch was created with a focus to protect the nation’s satellites and other space assets, which are vital to everything from national security to day-to-day communications.


WNU Editor: It is like nuclear war. Nobody wants a nuclear war, but we are still building nuclear weapons.