One of the interesting points of living in Asia, is the exposure to cultures that are in some ways very efficient. In China, Japan and South Korea one sees leaders who are able to focus their entire country on a mission – and its goals are set and achieved quickly. China can quickly finance its military and in the development of hypersonic weapons this country is now a true global leader. “China has a robust global economy, their ability to afford new offensive systems is quite significant, and we have to take not of that,” Mike Griffin, the Pentagon`s top engineer told CNBC.
This piece was sourced from CNBC in an article attributed to Amanda Macias. State-sponsored companies in Russia and China are now investing billions of dollars in very efficient means of weapons production. China is investing in the development of long-range tactical precision-guided systems that will be really influential in a conventional fight.
Japan and South Korea are also working in many ways, using their strengths to develop their military in very efficient and accelerated ways. The US is now taking note of these new state-sponsored entities.