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opinion | Space Force General: China and Russia are attacking US space assets ‘every day’

China is building its own version of satellite-based global positioning systems, Thompson said. That’s in addition to the “few hundred” intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance satellites China has now deployed to watch over every part of the world. China is also putting satellites into space twice as fast as the United States, meaning that if nothing changes on our side, China will surpass the United States in space capacity in a few years, he estimated.