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June 26th, 2014
Russia, China to Combine Efforts in Satellite Battle with US

Russia and China are likely to sign a cooperation pact regarding ground operation stations for Russia’s GLONASS satellite and China’s Beidou satellite, reports Huanqiu, the website of China’s nationalistic tabloid Global Times, citing Sergei Savelyev, deputy head of the Russian space agency Roscosmos. Savelyev said that Russia expects an agreement with China, which will allow the countries to build three ground operational stations in each other’s territory, with the number potentially increasing in the future. Read More