‘China’s scientific tests not targeting any country’

Beijing, Jan 16: China’s scientific experiments did not target any country, the defence ministry spokesman said here Thursday.

He made the statement in response to media reports about China’s recent test of a hypersonic missile carrier, Xinhua reported.

“It is normal for China to carry out planned scientific research and experiments within its borders,” the spokesman said in a statement.

“The tests are not aimed at any country or any specific target,” he added.