China's foreign minster said the United States is infected by a "political virus."
President Donald Trump calls them “super-duper" missiles though they’re better known as hypersonic weapons.
At least seven submarines, and likely more, are part of the effort.
China's early missteps in containing the virus have turned relations from competitive to downright adversarial.
The Pentagon's acquisitions chief warned of the influence of "adversary capital" on defense firms.
A deputy assistant secretary of defense recently discussed the advantages of positioning a souped-up THAAD battery in Hawaii.
A new State Department report found that China may be flouting international law by conducting the tests.
Fourteen aircraft paraded in a formation known as an "elephant walk" along the runway at Andersen Air Force Base.
The Liaoning and five accompanying warships passed through the 155-mile-wide Miyako Strait and past Taiwan.
U.S. Defense Department officials on Thursday outlined foreign attempts to spread disinformation on the novel coronavirus.