Listen: Trump administration plans space-based missile defense system
"ABC news. I'm Richard Cantu. President Trump goes to the Pentagon on Thursday to unveil the administration's long-awaited missile defense review. It will call for a focus on new space technologies to enhance current missile defense systems that can defend the US from North Korean and Iranian long range. Missiles ABC news has learned that new technologies include better space based sensors able to detect missiles before they launch and studying whether drones armed with long-range lasers could destroy a missile shortly after takeoff. Lee martinez. ABC news, Washington, we're heading into day twenty seven of the partial government shutdown and the state of the union address could become a casualty house"