UK says Russian anti-satellite missile test shows disregard for space security

Weekly cabinet meeting at Downing Street in London

LONDON (Reuters) - An anti-satellite missile test by Russia shows disregard for the security, safety and sustainability of space, Britain's defence minister Ben Wallace said on Monday.

"This destructive anti-satellite missile test by Russia shows a complete disregard for the security, safety and sustainability of space," Wallace said in a post tweeted by the defence ministry.

(Reporting by Costas Pitas, Editing by Rosalba O'Brien)

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