FIRST AIRED: March 27, 2019

Nice work! Enjoy the show!

×

You’re busy. We get it.

Stay on top of the news with our Editor’s Picks newsletter.

US Edition
Intl. Edition
Unsubscribe at any time. One click, it’s gone.

Thanks for signing up!

We've got more news

Get our editor’s daily email summary of what’s going on in the world.

US Edition
Intl. Edition
Replay Program
0:00
0:00
More Info

COMING UP:Share Opener Variant 4

×

Transcript

00:00:00
I minister mody called it an historic feat and said India had registered its name as a space power the news could set off alarm bells among India's rivals hi to me mody addressed the nation in a televised address on Wednesday and claimed India is only the fourth country in history to have done so India's government says the new capability will deter attacks against its own satellites grown right off great to be starting spot , experts told Reuters space is being turned into a battle front and that India's use of anti satellite weapons is a significant development the use of such weapons has raised fears about the militarization of space and the possibility of setting off an all news race between rival powers in his speech mode he did attempt to calm those fears also got a knockdown I want to assure the global community that this new ability that we have achieved is not against anyone it is a defensive initiative of a fast moving India India has always been against the space arms race and this hasn't changed our policy , I was off to the test precious stone cold all nations to avoid the militarization of space it didn't mention India by name